We currently have an outstanding full-time opportunity for a Rehabilitation Technologist to be part of our Pediatric Assistive Technology Service. Partnered with our expert PT, OT, & ST practitioners will provide low tech and high tech customized patient solutions in AT areas including seating, positioning, mobility, computer/phone/environmental access, alternative and augmentative communication.
New graduates welcome. Ideal candidates will have a Master’s degree or Bachelor’s degree in engineering (mechanical, biomedical or related) with specialization in health and rehabilitation sciences preferred. Knowledge of principles of design, ergonomics, bio mechanics, mechanical and electrical systems, material sciences, and life sciences. Understanding of functional capabilities of people with disabilities. Requires strong clinical and communication skills, and work collaboratively with professionals, children and families.
Internal Number: TR 6-2018
About Blythedale Children's Hospital
Blythedale Children’s Hospital is a special place to be for healthcare professionals who put their hearts into their work. As a leading pediatric hospital dedicated to providing comprehensive, compassionate care, our highly skilled staff enjoys the heartfelt rewards of making a difference in our patients’ lives. Blythedale Children’s Hospital is the only free-standing children’s specialty hospital in New York State and admits patients with complex medical conditions to its state-of-the-art 86-bed inpatient facility from all of the academic medical centers in the New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Connecticut region. We are conveniently located 20 miles north of Manhattan in beautiful Westchester County.