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

Shift Day

Date Posted 05/10/2018

Job Number 18-72864

Job Description:

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

Job Qualifications:

Required Qualifications:


  • 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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 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 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.

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