WPTA Classifieds

Physical Therapist

    Adoray Home Health & Hospice , Baldwin, Wisconsin/home Office
posted: August 01, 2015

Adoray Home Health & Hospice has been in existence since 1995. Adoray Home Health and Hospice, a not-for-profit organization, is located in Baldwin, Wisconsin  just 45 minutes east of the Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area and 40 miles west of Eau Claire, Wisconsin at exit 19 along I-94.  We are a Home Health & Hospice organization providing health services to our patients in  the counties of Saint Croix, Pierce, Western Dunn, Polk, Burnett,  and Barron.   We have approximately 300+ volunteers and over 80 employees who work as Field Clinicians, Office Staff, and Treasure’s Store employees.  Nearly half of our staff possess over 4 years  of commitment & service to our mission!  Many companies may talk about their culture and how wonderful it is but the proof is in the tenure!   We hope you will contact us soon to discuss a rewarding career opportunity!

JOB SUMMARY: The Adoray Physical Therapist organizes and conducts medically prescribed physical therapy services and occasionally acts as a case manager.  The Physical Therapist is responsible for providing skilled physical therapy services and teaching to patients and their families in their place of residence.  The Physical Therapist is responsible for ensuring the physician’s orders are carried out on a timely basis, coordinating with other disciplines involved in the patient’s care, on a regular basis.  The Physical Therapist completes all necessary documentation and participates in other activities as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:
1.Graduate of a Physical Therapy program with curriculum approved by the American Physical Therapy Association or equivalent (as outlined in the Federal Register defining qualifications).
2.Minimum of two years of clinical experience preferred.
3.Current Wisconsin Physical Therapist license required, and Minnesota preferred.
4.Current Wisconsin driver's license.
5.Excellent communication skills.
6.Working knowledge of community resources.
7.Working knowledge of Hospice and Home Health.
8.Ability to work autonomously and make independent judgments.
9.Ability to creatively problem solve.
10.Evidence of attendance of hospice training class or willingness to attend.
11.Basic computer skills.


Supervision: Clinical therapy coordination and supervision received from Therapy Coordinator, with additional oversight from Home Health & Hospice Managers and Administrator as appropriate.  Performance measured by direct observation, communication, patient outcomes, document reviews, payment denials, supervisory home visits, patient/family communication.


 

Company: Adoray Home Health & Hospice
Location: Baldwin, Wisconsin/home Office
Contact: Teresa Harrington, Hr Director Email: t.harrington@adorayhomecare.org
Phone: 715-684-5020 FAX: 715-688-4444
Web Site: www.adoray.org

Physical Therapist

    Athletico , Kenosha
posted: July 29, 2015

Athletico Physical Therapy provides the highest quality orthopedic rehabilitation services to communities, employers and athletes, with over 330 locations throughout eight states. To demonstrate our commitment to both our patients and referring physicians, we measure functional patient outcomes and patient satisfaction with national data comparison using a third-party outcomes system. Our services include physical and occupational/hand therapy, work rehabilitation, women’s health therapy, pediatric physical therapy, concussion management and athletic training. For more information, please visit www.athletico.com.

Come join Athletico and our commitment to clinical excellence!

Athletico’s focus is very simple. We focus on:
•Listening to our staff and their feedback on making our company better
•Consistency with your patient’s schedule, even better yet- you manage your own schedule!
•Creating opportunities for advancement through staff development, mentorship and education
•Growth that is driven internally and encourages staff participation
•Career satisfaction
•Evidence based outcome studies vs. diagnosis codes
•Open Communication, teamwork and cooperation
•A family friendly work environment
•Following policies and procedures in an ethical and professional manner
•Putting the interests of our patients and staff first

Athletico is looking for dedicated and compassionate Physical Therapists to provide a hands-on approach to rehabilitation. Our PT’s plan, implement and evaluate patient care programs designed to increase, maintain or restore function, minimize or prevent disability, and assist patients in reaching their maximum performance levels. We utilize state of the art equipment to ensure the best possible recovery. 


Our reputation for understanding and treating each patient’s individual needs and our reputation for world-class service has lead to the expansion of our services as well as fitness and performance programs to various professional, semi-professional, college, high school, and club athletes. Our clinicians work with US Soccer, Chicago Bears (NFL), Chicago Blackhawks (NHL), Chicago Bulls (NBA), Chicago White Sox (MLB), The BigTen, University of Illinois, Northwestern University, Illinois PGA, Chicago District Golf Association, the Joffrey Ballet, Hubbard Street Dance and many more.

Clinicians have the opportunity to find their niche, pursue their professional interest, improve their skills, and customize their career path in the following areas:
•Work Rehabilitation
•Women’s Heath Therapy
•Pediatric Physical Therapy
•Vestibular Rehabilitation
•Endurance
•Video Gait Analysis
•Video Throwing Analysis
•Performing Arts Rehabilitation
•Gymnastics and Cheerleading

New Grads and experienced Physical Therapists encouraged to apply!

Come join a fun and flexible environment! We give you the tools and opportunities you want to reach your goals (i.e. Orthopedic Clinical Residency Program, implementation of Focus on Therapeutic Outcomes, Inc. (FOTO®) at all clinics, In-House CEU's, outside CEU's, Mentorship, generous paid time off, 401K enrollment upon hire, etc). We encourage our potential candidates to research our company not only through our website but also through social media outlets such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and our blog.

To apply, please visit our website www.athletico.com and apply under career opportunities. 

Key Words: PT, Sports Clinical Specialist, Orthopedic Clinical Specialist, Physical Therapy, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Training, Integrative, Elite, Sports Medicine, Sports Injuries, Sports PT, Athletes, Mentoring, Certified Strength and Conditions Specialist, Athletic Trainer, Outpatient Orthopedic, Continuing Education, Measuring Patient Outcomes.

To apply please visit our website at www.athletico.com and apply under Careers – Career Opportunities 

Company: Athletico
Location: Kenosha
Contact: Sarah Floriano Email: sarah.floriano@athletico.com
Phone: NA    
Web Site: www.athletico.com

Director Of Clinical Education

    University Of Wisconsin-la Crosse , La Crosse, Wi
posted: July 15, 2015

Are you eager to develop the next generation of physical therapists?  Do you desire to contribute forward-thinking ideas in a respected PT Program with a well-established clinical education curriculum?  If so, the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse (UW-L) Physical Therapy Program encourages you to apply for the Director of Clinical Education (DCE), a 12 month full time Clinical Assistant Professor (instructional academic staff) appointment.  First review of applications will begin on Sept 1, 2015. Start date: Preferred: January, 2016 with flexibility to accommodate the ideal candidate.

Required Criteria: It is required that successful candidate must: (no specific order) 

1.  be licensed or eligible to practice physical therapy in Wisconsin

2.  have earned a doctoral degree or is near completion (DPT or equivalent)

3.  have a minimum of  three years of experience as a clinical educator

4.  have a minimum of five years of experience as a practicing clinician

5.  demonstrate proficiency in educating physical therapy students or proven ability to learn these skills

6.  be able to travel, as needed to clinical education sites for on-site visits

Preferred Criteria: It is desired that successful candidate should: (no specific order) 

1.  possess strong interpersonal skills, oral and written communication skills, organizational skills, problem solving and counseling skills

2.  demonstrate the ability to work in a team environment and collaborate with a variety of professionals within the university setting and in clinical settings

3.  be able to design and conduct independent and/or collaborative research in clinical education or related areas

4.  have teaching experiences in a physical therapy academic program and/or administrative experience in clinical practice

5.  have knowledge of legal, regulatory and practice issues affecting clinical education, students and the profession of physical therapy

6.  have the ability to provide leadership in both clinical and educational environments

7.  have the ability to present a positive and professional attitude when dealing with students, clinical staff, patients, and local /national professional communities

8.  be able to function independently, setting direction and priorities with minimal supervision

9.  have skills in computer applications necessary for teaching, program administration, data collection and analysis or proven ability to learn these skills

10.  be active in professional activities at local, state, and/or national levels

11.  have earned status as an APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor

It is the primary role of the Director of Clinical Education (DCE) to serve as a liaison between the DPT program and clinical education sites. The responsibilities of the DCE are to develop, plan, coordinate, and monitor clinical education learning environments on behalf of the academic program.  Other responsibilities include teaching academic and clinical courses, scholarship and service.  

The UW-L Physical Therapy Program supports and values diversity in its faculty, staff, and students. We seek a colleague who shares the Program's commitment to diversity and who will be a dedicated teacher, active scholar, and effective mentor for students with diverse backgrounds, preparation, and career goals. We encourage applications from persons with varied backgrounds and perspectives.

The Physical Therapy Program is part of the College of Science and Health and Department of Health Professions. Other programs in the Department of Health Professions include Medical Dosimetry, Nuclear Medicine Technology, Occupational Therapy, Physician Assistant and Radiation Therapy. Our program consists of 12 dynamic core faculty and a strong complement of adjunct faculty.  We are committed to mentoring and supporting new faculty in areas of teaching, scholarship and research.

The PT Program is located in the Health Science Center (HSC), recognized for its spacious, well-appointed teaching labs and classrooms and established biomechanics, human performance and anatomy laboratories  Our PT Program has strong alliances with national, regional, and local medical centers and practices. Relationships with the La Crosse Institute of Movement Science (LIMS), the Gundersen Lutheran Sports Medicine Residency Program and the La Crosse Medical Health Science Consortium create a dynamic environment for academic and clinical professionals.

If you have any questions about this position, please contact Michele Thorman, PT, DPT, MBA / Search Committee Chair, at mthorman@uwlax.edu or 608-785-8466.

Note: Electronic submission of application materials is required.  For additional information about this position and to apply, please visit https://employment.uwlax.edu/

 

Company: University Of Wisconsin-la Crosse
Location: La Crosse, Wi
Contact: Shauna Salow Email: ssalow@uwlax.edu
Phone: 6087858474 FAX: 608-785-8460
Web Site: www.uwlax.edu/pt
posted: July 07, 2015

HCR ManorCare is Hiring! $10,000 Sign-On Bonus Available!

We’re seeking Physical Therapists for our Green Bay and Fond du Lac, WI locations.

 

Our Company:

HCR ManorCare the leading provider of short- and long-term medical and rehabilitation care is seeking a passionate and driven Physical Therapist / PT. If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career assisting our patients in a time of need, then we are looking for YOU!

Our caring philosophy and commitment:

Our Physical Therapists / PT are the cornerstone to HCR ManorCare's commitment to caring. Working in the health care environment can be very demanding, and it is our goal to provide the tools to help our Physical Therapists / PT understand and commit to the philosophy that defines our culture. Our strength is not just quality of care, but also our quality of caring. We are interested in employing Physical Therapists / PT who are as passionate as we are about ensuring that our patients and residents receive the care and support services they need and deserve.

Benefits:

- Network of more than 500 in-house long-term care centers, assisted living facilities, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, and home health care & hospice offices               

- Outcomes comparable to and often exceeding those of acute care and rehab hospitals in a more cost-effective setting 

- State-of-the-art equipment and clean and spacious rehab gyms            

- Professional growth and opportunities for advancement          

- Flexible scheduling available at select locations              

- Mentorship and growth opportunities

- Competitive wages     

- Free on-Line CEU Program for full-time/part-time employees (PRN discounted) in addition to in-house CEU's provided             

- Benefits start 1st day of the month following 30 days of employment

- PTO, Medical/Dental/Vision, Disability and Life Insurance

-401K Retirement Plan

 

Qualifications:

Educational Requirements:       

Master's degree in Physical Therapy or a foreign degree equivalent as accepted by US Citizenship and Immigration Services or a Bachelor's Degree or foreign degree equivalent plus 5 years of progressive, post-baccalaureate experience.

 

Position Requirements:              

Prior experience in Physical Therapy preferred, but not necessary.

Credentialed Graduate of an accredited Physical Therapy program, obtained a passing score on the National Physical Therapy Examination and currently licensed in applicable state where working.

 

Physical Demands

Lifting 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and or carrying of objects weighing up to 25 pounds. Walking, standing, bending, stooping and sitting for prolonged periods. Full use of gross and fine motor skills of the upper and lower extremities.

 

Click Here to Apply!

Please contact Ashley Bowles- Lead Recruiter with any questions!

866.427.2004 x231

Ashley.Bowles@HCRManorCare-Careers.com

 

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

 

 

Contact: Ashley Bowles Email: Ashley.Bowles@HCRManorCare-Careers.com
Phone: NA    

Physical Therapist / Physical Therapy Assistant

    Wenger Physical Therapy , North Mankato, Mn
posted: July 02, 2015

Job Description:

PT owned, orthopedic/manual therapy practice is seeking a ful-time therapist to join our team in Mankato, MN.

Successful candidate will be committed to providing incomparable customer-focused clinical care measured by patient outcomes; establishing meaningful relationships with referral sources, clientele and the community; and personal growth through ongoing professional development.

Job Requirements:

MS, MPT, or DPT from an accredited program.
Eligible for licensure in Minnesota.
Motivated to enhance current skill set and learn new skills.
Ability to work as a team member.
Great organizational skills.
Knowledge of electronic medical records preferred.

Compensation/Benefits:

Competitive salary and benefits including:
Medical, dental, life and disability insurance
Educational loan repayment assistance
State and national APTA dues
Professional liability insurance
Mentorship program
Retirement program
Post-graduate education

Company: Wenger Physical Therapy
Location: North Mankato, Mn
Contact: April Zimmerman Email: azimmerman@therapypartners.com
Phone: 507-625-8017 FAX: 507-625-2325
Web Site: www.wengerphysicaltherapy.com

Physical Therapist

    Flambeau Hospital , Park Falls, Wi
posted: July 02, 2015

Now Hiring: Physical Therapist

Flambeau Hospital, Park Falls, WI

Overview: The northern most facility in our network is located in Park Falls, Wisconsin and serves a patient base of 17,650 people in four counties. It is certified by Medicare.

Flambeau Hospital is a Critical Access Hospital and provides 24-hour care for inpatient and outpatient services, emergency ambulance services, and home health & hospice service. It is licensed for 25 beds, including the Intensive Care Unit and Medical/Surgery.

Flambeau Hospital is jointly sponsored by Ministry Health Care and Marshfield Clinic.

 

Position Summary: Staff physical therapist shall administer all physical therapy modalities and procedures as well as education of patients and families as recommended by the physician on all patients assigned to him/her by the department director.  It will be necessary for him/her to interrelate with all departments dealing with patients being seen and perform all treatment procedures and or modalities.  Will provide care for infants, pediatrics, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics.

 

Qualifications

Education: Must possess a valid license to practice physical therapy and have graduated from a program in physical therapy approved by the APTA.  Knowledgeable in CPR and CPR certified as soon as feasible.                                

Experience: Requires no initial experience except that he/she is qualified in practice of physical therapy as required by law.

 

Compensation and Benefits:

Competitive salary

Medical, Dental, Life and Disability Insurance

Flex Spending Account

403b Retirement Plan

 

Download Information

Visit flambeauhospital.org and then click Careers to apply!

Please contact Human Resources at 715.762.7588 with any questions!

 

Company: Flambeau Hospital
Location: Park Falls, Wi
Contact: Hannah Heikkinen Email: heikkinen.hannah@marshfieldclinic.org
Phone: 715.762.7588 FAX: 715.762.7554
Web Site: flambeauhospital.org

Assistant Professor And Clinical Assistant Professor

    University Of Wisconsin-la Crosse , La Crosse, Wi
posted: July 01, 2015

The Physical Therapy Program at University of Wisconsin – La Crosse invites qualified persons to apply for two faculty positions:  1). full-time, 9-month tenure track assistant professor position available August 2016 or 2). full-time, 9-month instructional academic staff, clinical assistant professor position available January 2016.  New or established educator with teaching experience and scholarly agenda to complement the existing faculty is desired.  Areas of program need include the following:  Adult Neurophysiological Management and/or Pediatric Management, Acute Care, Health and Wellness, or Ethics. 

Tenure Track Required Criteria:  The successful candidate must:

1.  be licensed or eligible to practice physical therapy in Wisconsin

2.  have a terminal scholarly degree or near completion of degree (PhD, DSc, EdD, or equivalent)

3.  have a minimum of three years of experience as a practicing clinician

4.  demonstrate proficiency in higher education

5.  demonstrate ability to establish a program of scholarship

Tenure Track Desired Criteria:  The successful candidate should:

1.  demonstrate expertise in identified program needs 

2.  possess content specific knowledge related to physical therapy practice complementing existing Physical Therapy faculty

3.  demonstrate ability to work in a team environment and collaborate with a variety of professionals within the university setting or clinical settings

4.  demonstrate ability to present a positive and professional attitude when dealing with students, clinical staff, patients, and local community and the national professional community

5.  possess excellent interpersonal skills, written and oral communication skills, organizational and time management skills

6.  have a developing line of scholarly inquiry within the scope of rehabilitation science

7.  possess excellent interpersonal skills, written and oral communication skills, and time management skills

Clinical Track Required Criteria:  The successful candidate must:

1.  be licensed or eligible to practice physical therapy in Wisconsin

2.  have a doctoral degree (DPT or equivalent) or the ability to complete degree within a prescribed time

3.  have a minimum of three years of experience as a practicing clinician

4.  demonstrate proficiency in in higher education

5.  have the ability to participate in scholarly activity

Clinical Track Desired Criteria:  The successful candidate should:

1.  demonstrate expertise in identified program needs

2.  demonstrate clinical expertise (ie, board certification, residency or other advanced clinical certifications)

3.  demonstrate ability to work in a team environment and collaborate with a variety of professionals within the university setting or clinical settings

4.  demonstrate ability to present a positive and professional attitude when dealing with students, clinical staff, patients, and local community and the national professional community

5.  possess excellent interpersonal skills, written and oral communication skills, organizational and time management skills

6.  possess skills in computer applications necessary for teaching

7.  have experience as a clinical educator

The Physical Therapy Program is part of the Department of Health Professions which includes Medical Dosimetry, Nuclear Medicine Technology, Occupational Therapy, Physician Assistant, and Radiation Therapy. Our program consists of 11 dynamic core faculty and a strong complement of adjunct faculty.  We are committed to mentoring new faculty in teaching and scholarship.  The department is located in the College of Science and Health.

The Physical Therapy Program is housed in the Health Science Center (HSC), recognized for its spacious, well-appointed teaching labs, classrooms, and established biomechanics, human performance, and anatomy laboratories.  Our physical therapy program has strong alliances with national, regional, and local medical centers and practices. The program is proud to support the La Crosse Institute of Movement Science (LIMS) and the Gundersen Sports Medicine Residency Program.

This position will be open until filled with a first review date of September 15, 2015.  If you have any questions about this position, please contact John Greany, Ph.D, PT / Search Committee Chair, at jgreany@uwlax.edu or 608-785-8461.

Note: Electronic submission of application materials is required.  For additional information about this position and to apply, please visit https://employment.uwlax.edu/

 

 

Company: University Of Wisconsin-la Crosse
Location: La Crosse, Wi
Contact: Shauna Salow Email: ssalow@uwlax.edu
Phone: 608-785-8474 FAX: 608-785-8460
Web Site: employment.uwlax.edu/