To evaluate and treat patients with diseases, injuries, disorders and disabilities, to relieve pain, develop or restore function and enhance maximum performance using physical modaites and exercise as prescribed by a physician.
Bachelor's degree required (Master's or DPT degree in physical therapy strongly preferred), or an equivalent combination of education and experience is necessary. Satisfactory completion of an internship program. Demonstrated proficiency in patient treatment is necessary. Possession of a current state license to practice physical therapy in Michigan is necessary.
This position is on the Adult medical surgical acute care team. Employee filling this position will be scheduled 40 hours per week.
This position can be underfilled with a candidate that does not yet have possession of a current State license to practice physical therapy in Michigan.
Monday through Friday schedule with some weekend days and some Holidays required.
This position may be underfilled at a lower classification depending on the qualifications of the selected candidate.
University of Michigan Health System conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.
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