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WESTFIELDS HOSPITAL INC Physical Therapist in NEW RICHMOND, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Job Description: Qualifications include: Current physical therapist license in the State of Wisconsin required. One or more years of previous physical therapy experience preferred. Performs comprehensive assessment of therapy patient, develops a plan of care, performs treatment as indicated, assesses patient's response to treatment, and assists with discharge planning. Utilizes exercises, manual therapy, modalities, and education to improve the patient's overall mobility, pain, and functional ability. Provides education related to the treatment program, disease process, and prevention of further injuries to the patient, family/caregiver, and other members of the healthcare team. Evaluates inpatient and outpatient physical therapy patients, as well as home care patients and children in school setting as necessary Establishes a plan of care and implement treatment, including exercise, manual therapy, modalities, and education Reassesses response to treatment, altering plan of care as necessary, to optimize a patient's mobility, pain, and functional abilities Assists in discharge planning process Documents on electronic health system in a timely manner Communicates with referring practitioner, nursing unit, and other departments when appropriate Completes continuing education requirements, and provides staff in-service of material learned Additional Information: Westfields Hospital & Clinic is part of HealthPartners, the largest consumer-governed, non-profit health care organization in the nation with a mission to improve health and well-being in partnership with members, patients and the community. Located just 30 minutes east of the Twin Cities in the beautiful St. Croix Valley, Westfields is an award-winner hospital serving western Wisconsin with primary, acute, emergency and outpatient health care services. Our campus is in New Richmond, where you'll find a comfortable small-town feel, just a stone's throw away from Minneapolis and St. Paul. 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. Westfields Hospital & Clinic is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law and we encourage applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: ipc.us/t/F18B48BF1D1E43A6

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