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Job Summary

Evaluate and treat Orthopedic, Cancer Rehab and General Rehab conditions in a new specialty Physical Therapy Clinic on the Garden Level of our Burlington Building. Provide patient treatment and education. Excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as the ability to work collaboratively with a team.

Required Qualifications*

  • 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.

Desired Qualifications*

Looking for candidates with 1-3 years of outpatient orthopedic and rehab experience.   Would prefer a PT who would like to specialize in treating Cancer Patients and help us develop this service line.  A desire to work with the geriatric population is also desireable. 

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
  • Prior experience and/or interest in Cancer Rehab and Geriatrics is desired
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills
  • Ability to be collaborative and a team player

Work Schedule

This position is 40 hours a week, 8 hours a day, 5 days a week, Monday through Friday.  Specific hours to be determined based on clinic needs. 

Underfill Statement

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

Background Screening

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.

Mission Statement

The University of Michigan Health System improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.