Evaluate and treat Adults with Orthopedic and Musculoskeletal conditions in our outpatient Briarwood Med Rehab clinic. Excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as the ability to work collaboratively with a team. An interest in working with patients with cancer is desired.
Master's or DPT degree in physical therapy or an equivalent combination of Bachelor's level education and experience is necessary.
Satisfactory completion of an internship program.
Possession of a current state license to practice physical therapy in Michigan is required.
Looking for candidates with 1-3 years of orthopedic experience . Experience with outpatient care is preferred. Strong orthopedic/manual therapy foundation is necessary.
Our ideal candidates would also have:
A passion for rehab care- Taking patients the next steps to returning to independent functioning in home/work/community activities
A collaborative work style and positive attitude to add to our high performing multidisciplinary team
An interest in program development and expansion of rehab services / health and wellness options
Excitement, prior experience and/or interest in robotics and technology use in treatment
Excellent communication and documentation skills
This position is 40 hours with a likely schedule of Monday - Friday, 9:30-6pm.
This position may be underfilled at a lower classification depending on the qualifications of the selected candidate.
This position may be filled using an FLSA exempt or non-exempt designation.
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