The Rehabilitation Services Physical Therapist will communicate timely, clearly and in a professional manner with staff, patients, patient family members, physicians and other internal/external customers. The staff member will demonstrate skills in listening, conflict management, system problem solving, decision-making and process improvement.
The therapist will practice in compliance with professional standards and professional code of ethics. The Physical Therapist is responsible for assuring that the PNHS values as defined by the PNHS mission statement are achieved through daily departmental operations. This includes, but is not limited to, direct patient care, professional growth and development, outcome/competency monitoring, compliance with professional organizations, regulatory standards and regulatory agencies; and participating in process improvements to advance patient care outcomes and satisfaction.
Participates in basic department development expectations for three professional pursuits, which must be some combination of the following: community event, clinical profession, a presentation and/or program, project or committee participation. Therapists in the residency program will be given ~4 hours/week of protected time to work 1:1 with their approved mentor. Education/Experience:
Bachelors, Masters, or Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy. Special Knowledge/Skills/Certifications/Licenses: 1. Licensed with the Minnesota Board of Physical Therapy 2.
Membership in the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), and participate in the Minnesota Chapter of APTA, or section. 3. Individuals are responsible for the travel arrangements required to meet the expectations of the position. 4. Exhibit leadership qualities and serve as a professional role model within the clinic demonstrating excellent communication skills, strong drive for results, motivation of others and a high degree of integrity and trust.
This position is a hosted residency program in conjunction with Evidence in Motion. The cost of tuition for the EIM residency will be covered in full by Park Nicollet.
The Residency Program is approximately 1 year in duration. All residency related educational materials are included in the tuition. Any costs associated with transportation and/or lodging related to the Weekend Intensive component of the EIM curriculum is the responsibility of the resident.
APTA credentialed residencies require 150 direct 1:1 mentoring hours. There will be opportunities to mentor not only with the primary mentor, but other OCS, FAAOMPT, CHT and subspecialties while in the residency. There is no weekend or holiday work requirement for this position. 3 Resident positions available; various locations. Onsite interviews to be held in April.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
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