Avera Physical Therapist in Sioux Falls, South Dakota
JOB SUMMARY: The Physical therapist (PT)will effectively evaluate patients and develop treatment plans appropriate for functional limitations of individual patients. The PT will help people who have physical and/ or disabling conditions restore function, alleviate pain and prevent disabilities by planning and administrating physical therapy. This position will work with patients in a variety of settings including: Outpatient, inpatient, LTC, home health care and pediatrics. This position will provider coverage at multiple locations for events such as contracted services, extended leaves of absence as well as start-up coverage for new services._
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Graduate from an accredited physical therapy program of the American Physical Therapy Association preferred.
One year experience preferred in multiple practice settings.
CERTIFICATION, LICENSURE, and/or REGISTRATIONS:
Licensed in the state of South Dakota as a Physical Therapist required.
Licensed in the state of Minnesota and Iowa as a Physical Therapist required within 120 days of employment.
This position requires a valid driver's license and that the employee is insurable by the Avera Health automobile liability insurance carrier.
Completion of Child & Dependent Adult Abuse for Iowa Mandatory Reporters course required for Iowa employees within 90 days of employment and every 5 years thereafter
Requisition Number: 1802315
Facility: Avera McKennan Hospital, Sioux Falls, SD
Department: Therapy Traveler
Shift: Day Shift
Hours: Varied Shifts, Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm