Fairview Health Services  Physical Therapist - Casual or Per Diem in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Physical Therapist - Casual or Per Diem

Specialty Rehabilitation Services

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center (West Bank)

Department Physical Therapy

Hours per 2 weeks casual

Shift Day

Date Posted 05/18/2018

Job Number 3004-0150

Job Description:

At Fairview Health Services, our Physical Therapists apply innovative approaches to treatment and rehabilitation of our patients. Physical Therapists are invited to work in an acute care environment where evidence based practices and a team approach restores patients to their highest level of function.

In collaboration with patients and families, the Physical Therapist responsible for providing safe and effective delivery of patient care within scope of practice. This includes examination, evaluation, diagnosis, planning, intervention and establishing outcomes.

Partnering with the patient and family while performing the evaluation/re-evaluation

Providing patient education based on as assessment of learning needs of patient/care giver

Maintaining an individualized plan of care, related to the patient's needs,

Continually reassess resource utilization as patient progresses towards goals

Providing safe and effective intervention, within scope of practice, according to patient needs

Join our Team!

As a Physical Therapist at Fairview, you will have an opportunity to work with a wide variety of patient populations with shifts and locations that fit your lifestyle. During the application process, you will have the opportunity to indicate your interests.

Patient Populations include:

Post acute, which can include Transitional Care Unit (TCU) and Acute Rehab Center (ARC)

Outpatient Adult

Outpatient Pediatric

Inpatient Adult

Inpatient Pediatric

Locations include:




Maple Grove



New Hope


St. Paul



Shifts include:

Per diem (commitment of 4 weekend shifts per month)

Casual (commitment of 2 shifts per month)

Job Qualifications:

Candidates will possess a BS in Physical Therapy and PT registration/licensure in State of Minnesota.

Current BLS (AHA or American Red Cross) certification is also required.

Preferred candidates will possess a doctoral degree in Physical Therapy and work history will include 1 year of post-graduate PT experience.

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.