Physical Therapist - Sports Medicine



City
Tempe
State
Arizona
Telecommute
No
Department
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Why Mayo Clinic

Position description
The Physical Therapists include evaluation/re-evaluation, develops a plan of care, provides evidence-based treatment, assesses data reflective of the patient’s status and appropriately interprets information relative to the patient’s needs. Works closely with the patient, family, and other members of a physician-led team in providing individualized patient treatment.
Completes required documentation of care and appropriate billing consistent with professional guidelines. Engages in research, education and quality initiatives in pursuit of excellence in the provision of care, as well as develops and carries out a personalized plan for professional development. A small subset of employees may be required to drive on a regular or occasional basis.

Duties require extensive standing and walking, frequent reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling and crouching. Requires heavy lifting, pushing, and positioning and transferring patients.
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). Advanced Board Specialty Certification is preferred. Board Specialty in Sports Medicine preferred.
License or certification
Current Arizona licensure as a Physical Therapist required. 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. Valid Arizona driver's license and acceptable motor vehicle record.
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 $2889.60, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
80
Schedule details
Weekdays with potential for weekend coverage
Weekend schedule

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 fifth 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
144413BR
Recruiter
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.