Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital, just outside Albany, NY, is where doctors throughout New York and New England send their most challenging patients in need of world-class rehabilitation. We’re the only stand-alone hospital in upstate New York specializing in rehab and recovery. Our equipment and facilities are state-of-the-art. Our team of rehabilitation center doctors, nurses and therapists all have significant expertise in the field of physical rehabilitation medicine.
The Neuropsychology Department of Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital is currently accepting applications for a full-time clinical neuropsychologist. The position offers a competitive salary and benefit package including an annual stipend for continuing education as well as funding for the board certification process.
Position Would Entail:
Neuropsychological services to both inpatient and outpatient adult neurological populations within a JCAHO/CARF accredited acute rehabilitation hospital serving upstate NY.
Specialty programs within the hospital include Brain Injury and Stroke.
Neuropsychologists work as part of a multi-disciplinary treatment team with emphasis on assessment, but with opportunities for clinical research and training.
Structure of Team:
The Neuropsychology Department currently employs 6 full time neuropsychologists, which offers excellent opportunities for peer interactions and consultations.
Regularly scheduled case reviews and didactic in-services enhance professional development.
Technician support is available.
The Department has served as a practicum site for doctoral level graduate students for the past 25 years allowing opportunities for provision of training and supervision.
Excellent administrative support is provided with regard to scheduling, billing, and transcription.
Doctoral degree in clinical psychology or clinical neuropsychology
2 year postdoctoral fellowship in clinical neuropsychology
Eligible for diplomate in clinical neuropsychology from American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP).
NY State License
Minimum 2 years post- doctoral experience
Internal Number: 00276453
About Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital - St. Peter's Health Partners
Founded in 1928, Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital is a 115-bed hospital specializing in physical rehabilitation. Every year, more than 15,000 individuals come to Sunnyview from across the Northeast. Each one has a dedicated team of physicians, nurses, therapists and specialists all focused on one goal – helping patients recover from a stroke, traumatic injury, or disabling disease.
Sunnyview is the only nationally recognized specialty rehabilitation hospital in upstate New York. Patients travel to Sunnyview from 40 counties in New York State, as well as 10 other states, for our expertise, experience and technology ... and our reputation. Our outcomes show that we help patients attain their greatest level of independence and provide them with the best chance of going home. We’re proud that an overwhelming number of former patients say they would recommend us to family and friends.
Sunnyview is accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) for Comprehensive Integrated Inpatient Rehabilitation Programs with Specialty Accreditations for Brain Injury, Amputation, and Stroke. This indicates that the facility has met standards in providing quality rehabilitation care to our patients.