Physical Therapist - Escanaba (#5049sr)
Shift Hours:Full-time (40 hrs/wk)
Performs and documents physical therapy evaluation, treatment, and discharge of patient according to established patient goals consistent with physician referrals. Communicates with patient, family, and members of health care team. Educates patient and public on health, wellness, and prevention of injury and illness as they pertain to physical therapy. Supervises physical therapy assistants (PTA) and physical therapy aides, and meets the PTA to progress plan of care.
MI Physical Therapy license, self motivated, computer skills, and ability to work independently are required. Previous experience preferred.
Come join our team in Escanaba, MI! Bellin Health is looking for a highly engaged and driven physical therapist interested in a job with the opportunity to advance professionally. We are seeking someone who will contribute to our highly engaged culture driven to practice at the top of our scope of practice by utilizing the most evidence based care. The position is specifically targeting a professional with an aspiration for lifelong learning and bringing expertise to the Escanaba region to provide high quality of healthcare services to these patients and community. Bellin Health is committed to developing our therapists with opportunities to pursue higher-level specialization training such as formal residency or fellowship training as well as specialty certification training. This includes one on one mentorship opportunities working closely with experienced and skilled therapist with specialty training and higher level skill sets including board certification or fellowship training. All of our new team members are sponsored with paid time to complete specialty track coursework during their first year of employment to refine and enhance their skill set. Regular employees also are granted a subscription to MedBridge which allows for additional continuing education opportunities. The position will include working as a part of our Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Team helping to expand, improve, and innovate our ever-growing service offerings. We also support opportunities to continue to develop and expand our team with the skillset you provide and passions that you have. All staff have the opportunity to contribute to research, mentoring, teaching, professional presentations and/or explore leadership opportunities. We provide a collaborative approach to further enhancing our high performance culture. A career with us not only affords you the opportunity to develop clinically, but also explore other avenues of interest for you that further your skillset as a professional. Applicants should be willing to adapt to different environments and enjoy company/patient variability. For therapists, working in our rural clinics, there is the possibility of mileage and drive time compensation based on your location. Any PT interested in growing professionally with a highly skilled team is encouraged to apply.
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