Physical Therapist - Home Health and Hospice



City
Eau Claire
State
Wisconsin
Telecommute
No
Department
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Why Mayo Clinic
We are seeking a Physical Therapist to travel to patient homes as part of our Home Health and Hospice program.
Position description
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.
Qualifications
Strong written and verbal skills. Strong computer skills. Strong interpersonal skills.
Additional qualifications
DPT preferred. 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.
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 $2805.60, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
80 hours every two weeks
Schedule details
Monday - Friday, with hours possible between 7:30am and 6:00pm. This position primarily will perform work in Home Health and Hospice. May be asked to perform work throughout the region as needed.
Weekend schedule
May participate in weekend and holiday rotation
Site description
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, 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, 2019-2020).
Category
Other Patient Care
Career profile
Rehabilitation
Job posting number
122126BR
Recruiter
Casondra Johnson
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).