Physical Therapist - Inpatient

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Why Mayo Clinic

Position description
Assesses and treats patients referred for Physical Therapy. Organizes and conducts Physical Therapy program to restore function, maximize independence, and prevent or correct disability following impairment.
Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Therapy.
Additional qualifications
INPATIENT PREFERRED QUALITFICATIONS: 1) Doctorate in Physical Therapy 2) 2 years acute care physical therapy experience 3) Advanced Specialty Certification, including, but not limited to: Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Certified Specialists (CCS), Geriatric Certified Specialist (GCS), Neurologic Certified Specialist (NCS)

COMPETENCY: Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certification is required within the first 90 days of hire, thereafter an annual BLS competency will be required. Demonstrates knowledge of human growth and development required for effective communication and care of the adolescent, adult and older adult populations.

ADDITIONAL CONSIDERATIONS: Frequent stooping, pushing, pulling and lifting is required when moving patients and/or equipment during treatment. Due to nature of the work, good interpersonal skills and sensitivity are necessary.
License or certification
Florida State licensure to practice Physical Therapy.
Exemption status
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 $2,244.48, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Schedule details
Regular weekends and some weekdays.
Weekend schedule
Regular weekends and some weekdays.
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
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.