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Aspirus Health PHYSICAL THERAPIST in Merrill, Wisconsin

For a 4th year in a row, Aspirus has been recognized as one of the top 15 Top Health Systems in the United States by IBM Watson in their annual study identifying the top-performing health systems in the country based on overall organizational performance.

We are seeking a PHYSICAL THERAPIST in Merrill, WI at Aspirus Merrill Hospital who provides physical therapy to adolescent, adult and geriatric patients. Evaluates, establishes treatment plan and goals of treatment, and provides for and/or supervises the administration of treatment modalities/procedures done to meet the needs of the patient as it pertains to the age and diagnosis of the patient. Incorporates patient and family education. Provides documentation for all of the above.

This position is primarily at Merrill Hospital, but may be expected to float to Tomahawk and Rhinelander Hospitals.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS

  • Knowledge of physical therapy standards and practices normally acquired through completion of a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Therapy from a school of Physical Therapy accredited by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).

  • Post graduate education in an area of specialization beneficial.

  • Experience in general practice of physical therapy with experience in area of specialization beneficial.

  • Clinical Specialist certification beneficial.

    LICENSURE

  • Current Wisconsin and/or Michigan licensure to practice Physical Therapy required.

  • Current BLS certification or obtained within 90 days of hire.

    Hours: 1.0 full-time, 80 hours every 2 weeks, 8:00 - 4:30 Monday-Friday. Weekend rotation is every 6th weekend.

    Aspirus Merrill Hospital is a 25-bed critical access hospital that provides primary and specialty services to Merrill and rural Lincoln County. Our services to you includes inpatient hospital care, 24/7 emergency department (level IV trauma designation), urgent care as well as imaging, laboratory, and rehabilitation services.

    Welcome to Merrill, Wisconsin! We’re located in North Central Wisconsin in Lincoln County where the four seasons come alive with picturesque beauty and natural year-round outdoor recreational activities. Nature's gifts are abundant here with cranberry bogs, maple syrup production, and a world-renowned evergreen industry. Our motto is “Location, Nature, People!”

    Click here (http://www.merrillchamber.org/visit-merrill) to learn more about Merrill.

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