Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Why Mayo Clinic
This position will provide primary inpatient support in the Eau Claire hospital, but can also provide support throughout the region as needed including outpatient and home health support.
Physical therapist will be directly supervised by their Physical Therapy Clinical Manager. Further reporting relationships exist between the Physical Therapist and all other members of the Rehabilitation Services Leadership team including Rehabilitation Services Operations Managers and the Director of Rehabilitation Services for MCHS-NWWI. Responsible for evaluation, planning, directing and administering physical therapy modalities of treatment as determined by a recognized plan of care. Administers treatments in an effort to restore function and prevent disability following an injury, disease or physical disability. Assists patients to reach their maximum performance and level of function and create physical coping strategies in instances of permanent disability. Delegates and monitors treatment provided by Physical Therapist Assistants. Physical Therapist coordinates, delegates and supervises responsibilities assigned to supportive staff (Rehabilitation Techs, LATs, etc.). Physical Therapist participates in operational and performance improvement aspects of the department. Maintains awareness of budgetary and fiscal responsibility as it pertains to wages, overtime, productivity, and continuing education. Ensures that documentation is complete and charges are accurately entered on a timely basis. Participates in all mandated departmental and organizational educational programs.
Strong written and verbal skills. Strong computer skills. Strong interpersonal skills.
One year of experience as a Physical Therapist, preferred.
License or certification
Licensed or eligible for license in the state of Wisconsin. Current BLS certification. Drivers License may be required depending on location of hire.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $34.38 per hour.
Hours for this position will vary. There are no minimum guaranteed hours. Shifts will be Monday through Friday, between 8:00am to 4:30pm as needed. Primary coverage will be inpatient acute care, although outpatient is an option. This position may provide regional coverage as well.
1 of 4 weekends are possible with this position
Eau Claire, with a metro area of 163,000 is home to the 11,000 students at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Strong schools, low crime rate, and a reasonable cost of living may be expected. With an abundance of outdoor activities, Eau Claire was ranked #4 on the list of “Americas best towns” (Outside Magazine, 2015) The city also serves as the retail center for west central Wisconsin and the major metro area of Minneapolis/St. Paul is 90 minutes away. Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is recognized as a Best Hospital in Northwestern Wisconsin and within the top 10 for Hospitals in Wisconsin (U.S. News & World Report, 2015-2016).
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Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).