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Facility: Blackduck Clinic
Location: Blackduck, MN
Address: 81 1st St NW, Blackduck, MN 56630, USA
Shift: 8 Hours - Day Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 32.00
Salary Range: $22.89 - $29.95
Union Position: Yes
Interdisciplinary team setting with primary position in Subacute/LTC setting located in Blackduck, MN
This is a union position
Will work Monday - Friday Day hours will a rotating schedule with a day off during the week.
Assists patients with therapy activities and exercises scheduled in a treatment plan, under the supervision of a physical therapist, to improve patients' quality of life and ability to perform daily activities. Provides, monitors and records therapy services to patients with physical, cognitive, developmental impairments, in line with related standard concepts, practices and procedures. The physical therapy assistant selects, implements, and makes modifications to therapeutic activities and interventions that are consistent with demonstrated competency levels, patient's goals, and the requirements of the practice setting and/or state licensure. Contributes to this process by exchanging information with and providing documentation to the physical therapist about the patient's responses to and communications during intervention. Responsible for being knowledgeable about the patient's targeted physical therapy outcomes and for providing information and documentation related to outcome achievement. Follows and adheres to accepted clinical practice guidelines of professional organization. As needed, performs other related duties as requested.
High school graduate is preferred.
Must be physically capable to assist with patient transfers, activities of daily living (ADLs), and gait training.
Licensure as a physical therapist assistant in the state of Minnesota. Affiliation with the American Physical Therapy
Association by registration, certification, and/or membership is recommended.
Must be certified in basic life support (CPR).
Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit https://sanfordcareers.com/benefits .
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Req Number: R-77087
Job Function: Allied Health