Fairview Health Services Physical Therapist in Twin Cities, Minnesota
JobTitle Physical Therapist
Specialty Rehabilitation Services
Location Fairview Ped Rehab - Woodbury
Department Pediatric Therapy
Hours per 2 weeks 48-64
Date Posted 05/10/2018
Job Number 18-72864
This position is for a pediatric physical therapist at the M Health Pediatric Specialty Clinic in Woodbury, Minnesota.
As part of M Health, Fairview Pediatric Therapy provides OT, PT and Speech services at this location, which offers a wide range of medical specialties along with pediatric rehabilitation and has been designed to foster the highest level of collaboration between specialty physicians and pediatric therapists. This highly collaborative model improves clinical outcomes for our pediatric patients and provides a truly exceptional patient and family experience.
This individual will be responsible for providing outpatient physical therapy in Woodbury and have the unique opportunity to work in the multidisciplinary plagiocephaly clinic at the University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital. This position is benefit-eligible and has the potential to work 48-64 hours per 2-week period (0.6-0.8 FTE).
In collaboration with patients and families, the Physical Therapist is responsible for providing safe and effective delivery of patient care within the scope of practice. This includes examination, evaluation, diagnosis, planning, intervention and establishing outcomes.
To be successful the Physical Therapist must be able to:
Partner with the patient and family while performing the Evaluation/Re-evaluation
Develop an individualized plan of care through collaboration with the patient and family
Partner with patients and families to provide skilled intervention
Use acceptable medical terminology
Follow professional practice standards
Complete documentation in a timely manner per department standards
Comply with department billing standards
Prioritize tasks and patient care for effective time management
Understand and follow professional licensure/certification requirements
Direct team members and/or supervises students as designated
Pursue personal and professional development to support clinical best practice
Meet or exceed departmental standards for productivity
Identify opportunities for process /quality improvement
Participate in and supports entity/system initiatives
Physical Therapy registration/licensure in the state of Minnesota or temporary license in the state of Minnesota
Current BLS (AHA or American Red Cross) certification
- The ideal candidate will have at least 1-year of experience in pediatric physical therapy
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 hospitalsincluding an academic medical center and long-term care hospitalserving 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, Fairviews 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.