Physical Therapist – Aquatics Program, Full Time #44308


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Posted Date: April 14th, 2017

Job Description:

The Rehabilitation Services staff Physical Therapist will communicate timely, clearly and in a professional manner with staff, patients, patient family members, physicians and other internal/external customers. The staff member will demonstrate skills in listening, conflict management, system problem solving, decision-making and process improvement. The staff therapist will practice in compliance with professional standards and professional code of ethics. The Staff Physical Therapist is responsible for assuring that the PNHS values of Care, Service, Stewardship, Learning and Joy, as defined by the PNHS mission statement, is achieved through daily departmental operations. This includes, but is not limited to, direct patient care, professional growth and development, outcome/competency monitoring, compliance with regulatory standards (CARF, JCAHO, OSHA, professional organizations, and other regulatory agencies); and participating in process improvements to advance patient care outcomes and satisfaction. Education/Experience: 1. Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Physical Therapy 2. Recommend experience as an Physical Therapist preferably in a medical setting. Special Knowledge/Skills/Certification/Licenses: 1. Licensed with the Minnesota Board of Physical Therapy 2. Recommend membership in the American Physical Therapy Association and the Minnesota Physical Therapy Association.  Individuals are responsible for the travel arrangements required to meet the expectations of the position. 

Additional Comments/Requirements:

The ideal candidate for this position would have experience or an increased interest in working with patients in an aquatics setting. The patient population will include patients with varying orthopedic conditions. The patient case load may be a mixture of pool or land-based therapy programs based on candidate preference. The aquatics program will be utilizing a HydroWorx Therapy Pool, consisting of 2 treadmills with videography. This position could be full time or part time. 

Union Name: Non-Union

Job Code: P217

Department: Physical Therapy

Job Number: 44308

Status: Full Time

Work Schedule: Days, Evenings and/or Weekends per clinic schedule

Site: TRIA Woodbury

Hours/Pay Period: 80

Benefit Eligible: Yes