Physical Therapist - Inpatient - Supplemental



City
Phoenix
State
Arizona
Telecommute
No
Department
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Why Mayo Clinic
We are seeking a Physical Therapist with desire to work in the inpatient hospital practice primarily on weekends.
Position description
The responsibilities of Physical Therapists include evaluation, plan of care, treatment, re-evaluation, and education of patients referred for Physical Therapy. Therapists also serve as clinical instructors for Physical Therapy Students and other medical professionals. The Physical Therapist works closely with the patient, family, and other members of a physician led team in providing individualized patient treatment. The Physical Therapist assists with department program planning and implementation. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development of the life span. The ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and appropriately interpret information relative to the patient's age-specific needs is required.
Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited college or university required.

Additional qualifications
An academic or professional doctorate is preferred (PhD, DSc, DPT).

Experience in in a hospital or rehabilitation setting preferred.

License or certification
Basic Life Support certification is required upon hire and must be valid for 90 days or greater from start date. Maintains Basic Life Support (BLS) competency.

Current Arizona licensure as a Physical Therapist required. Basic Life Support education must be completed within 30 days of hire and maintained thereafter.
Exemption status
Non-exempt
Compensation Detail
This position has a predetermined rate of $48.83 per hour.
Benefits eligible
No
Schedule
Supplemental/On-call/Per Diem
Hours / Pay period
As needed, Supplemental
Schedule details
Position includes holiday rotation
Weekend schedule
Weekend Position (Saturday and Sunday)
7:00am-4:00pm
Minimum one weekend every 3 weeks.
Site description
Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
Category
Other Patient Care
Career profile
Rehabilitation
Job posting number
128983BR
Recruiter
Casondra Johnson
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).