To evaluate and treat patients with diseases, injuries, disorders and disabilities, to relieve pain, develop or restore function and maintain maximum performance. This position will be on the Cardiovascular Acute Care team. We are looking for therapists interested in a variety of patient populations that includes medicine cardiology, thoracic and vascular surgery along with the option of wound care. We have a structured orientation process to each new area with ongoing mentoring by both Senior Therapists and APTA Board Certified Specialists in Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Physical Therapy.
ADDITIONAL SIGN ON BONUS MAY BE AVAILABLE FOR QUALIFIED CANDIDATES
Master's or DPT degree in Physical Therapy or equivalent combination of education and experience. Satisfactory completion of an internship program. Demonstrated proficiency in patient treatment. Possession of a current state License to practice therapy in Michigan. New Grads welcome to apply.
Monday through Friday Days with some weekend hours and holidays required.
This position may be underfilled at a lower classification depending on the qualifications of the selected candidate.
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