Physical Therapist - Acute Care/Outpatient



City
Fairmont
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Why Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic Health System is looking for a dynamic Physical Therapist who is passionate for working with patients in the acute care and outpatient setting. Mayo Clinic's structure allows you to practice in a setting where best practice is the standard, where there are resources for growth and education, strong teams that support each other, and opportunities to continually better your skills to deliver the best care possible to patients. We are proud of our culture and strive to live up to the values of Mayo Clinic.

This position allows you to utilize evaluation and treatment skills primarily with general populations including orthopedics. Patient populations include post-surgical orthopedics, acute and chronic musculoskeletal injuries, sports medicine, and general physical therapy for patients of all ages and backgrounds. This position also includes opportunities for growth and development in pediatrics. Work closely with a team of highly skilled Physical Therapists, Physical Therapy Assistants, Orthopedic Surgeons, Family Practice Providers, and other health care professionals for the best patient outcomes.
Position description
Therapists are responsible for the application of current knowledge, theory, evidence and sound clinical judgment in patient management. The therapist works closely with the patient, family and other members of an interdisciplinary team to provide efficient and effective individualized patient care. Therapists also serve as advocates and promoters of health, wellness, and fitness to all stakeholders. They serve as educators and mentors for therapy students, peers and other medical professionals. The therapist assists with department and program planning. You will work with a team of 6 Physical Therapists, 3 Physical Therapy Assistants, Occupational Therapists, and Speech Therapists.
Qualifications
Graduate of approved School of Physical Therapy.


License or certification
Current Physical Therapy Licensure in the State of Minnesota. BLS Certification within 3 months of hire. An Iowa license will be required if working at Iowa facilities.
Exemption status
Exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.  The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $2,805.60, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
80
Schedule details
Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Weekend schedule
Occasional weekends and holidays.
Site description
Fairmont, known as the “City of Lakes,” is located in the south central part of Minnesota, just two hours south of the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro and one hour south of Mankato, Minnesota. An exceptional lifestyle awaits you in Fairmont’s friendly small town atmosphere with amenities truly unique for cities of its size. Fairmont offers outstanding four-season recreational activities and many other quality of life characteristics for the whole family including a safe & friendly community with exceptional school systems. The population is around 12,000 with a patient population base of around 60,000. For more information, visit www.visitfairmontmn.com
Category
Other Patient Care
Career profile
Rehabilitation
Job posting number
119578BR
Recruiter
Casondra Johnson
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).