Physical Therapist - Supplemental



City
Jacksonville
State
Florida
Telecommute
No
Department
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.
Qualifications
EDUCATION: 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
Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certification. Attends all regulatory body mandated educational programs, annually. Attends minimally one clinical continuing education program annually, working toward 24 continuing education hours (CEHs) every two years. Attends minimally one non-clinical professional development course, annually. Serves as a clinical instructor, member of a committee or task force, or serves in other appropriate department support role. 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.



JOB KNOWLEDGE: Basic computer skills are preferred.



ADDL CONSIDERATIONS: Frequent stooping, pushing, pulling, and lifting is required when moving patients and/or equipment during treatment. Required to attend seminar familiarizing the incumbent with emergency evacuation procedures. CPR certification is required within 90 days of employment. Must also attend in-services on AIDS and Hazardous Waste communication. Due to the nature of the work, good interpersonal skills and sensitivity are necessary.
License or certification
Florida State licensure to practice Physical Therapy.
Exemption status
Non-exempt
Compensation Detail
This position has a predetermined rate of $45.00 per hour.
Benefits eligible
No
Schedule
Supplemental/On-call/Per Diem
Hours / Pay period
As needed, per diem
Schedule details
weekdays, weekend and holiday availability required

No guaranteed shifts, all as needed.
Weekend schedule
Saturdays/Sundays
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!
Category
Other Patient Care
Career profile
Rehabilitation
Job posting number
99219BR
Recruiter
Casondra Johnson
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).