Physical Therapist - Inpatient

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Position description
Assesses and treats patients referred for Physical Therapy by physicians, podiatrists, chiropractors, dentists and advanced registered nurse practitioners licensed in the State of Florida. Organizes and conducts Physical Therapy programs to restore function, maximize independence, reduce pain, and prevent or correct disability following disease, injury, or illness.
Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy with Florida State licensure to practice Physical Therapy.

INPATIENT: One year experience, which should include acute care, is preferred.
Additional qualifications
Attends all regulatory body mandated educational programs, annually. Demonstrates an appropriate and accurate evaluation or treatment procedure. Demonstrates basic functional knowledge of dictation and computerized system for patient medical record documentation. Demonstrates knowledge of human growth and development required for effective communication and care of child, adolescent, adult and older adult.

Frequent stooping, pushing, pulling, and lifting is required when moving patients and/or equipment during treatment. Due to the nature of the work, good interpersonal skills and sensitivity are necessary.
License or certification
Florida State licensure to practice Physical Therapy. Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certification.
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $35.07 per hour.
Benefits eligible
Part Time
Hours / Pay period
Schedule details
Day shifts; this is a part time position with 20 hours per week and 40 hours per pay period.
Weekend schedule
Includes regular weekend work (6 weekend days out of every 8 weekend days).
Site description
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
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Casondra Johnson
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).