Physical Therapist- Per Diem Or Casual

Fairview Health Services Minneapolis , MN 55415

Posted 3 days ago

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.

This per diem or casual position at Fairview Lakes Medical Center includes 1 or 2 weekends per month in an inpatient acute care setting. Populations include post surgical orthopedics, general medical surgical and ICU. Fairview Rehabilitation Services offers professional development opportunities including continuing education.

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

Job Qualifications:
Minumum Education:

Bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy

Preferred Education:

Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy registration/licensure in the state of Minnesota.

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services ( 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.

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

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