UNIVERSITY OF IOWA PHYSICAL THERAPIST in IOWA CITY, Iowa

PHYSICAL THERAPISTRequisition # 72947Position BasicsWorking TitlePHYSICAL THERAPISTAdvertising Ends on:Wednesday, June 27th, 2018Advertising Started on:Wednesday, June 13th, 2018Organization:University HospitalDepartment:Rehab TherapySalarySalary:$65,789.00 to CommensuratePay Grade:54Job DetailsPercent Time:100%Type of PositionRegular: A position which is considered essential for the effective long-term operation of the university. Persons appointed to this position will receive the privileges and benefits associated with regular employment status.Duties:BASIC FUNCTION AND RESPONSIBILITYAdminister treatment to patients with physical dysfunctions, disorders and/or injuries and evaluate and interpret findings.CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESProvide quality patient care, evaluation, assessment and treatment appropriate for patients needs. Assignment may involve primarily adults in an acute care setting.Evaluate and instruct patients in home treatment programs.Perform routine and assigned administrative tasks in an efficient manner.Participate in divisional quality/process improvement activities and recommend opportunities for improvement in service quality.Attend and participate in educational programs and provide educational experiences as assigned.Maintain effective working relationships with faculty, staff, students and the public.Performs special projects and tasks as assigned.Collaboration and Embracing Diversity: Ability to work with a variety of individuals and groups in a constructive and civil manner while appreciating the unique contribution of individuals from varied cultures, race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, and gender identity.Positive Impact/Achieving Results: Ability to utilize existing resources and learning to achieve or exceed desired outcomes of current and future organizational goals/needs. Able to demonstrate ethical behavior in diverse situations while producing results.Service Excellence/Customer Focus: Ability to meet or exceed customer service needs and expectations and provide excellent service in a direct or indirect manner. Ability to effectively transmit and interpret information through appropriate communication with internal and external customers.Education Required:A Bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy or a Bachelor's degree in another field and a Physical Therapy Certificate is required.Experience Required:Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.Typically has had entry level experience in physical therapy in inpatient acute care.Licensure in accordance with the Iowa Board of Physical and Occupational Therapy Examiners is required.Certifications:Licensure in accordance with the Iowa Board of Physical and Occupational Therapy Examiners is required.Desirable Qualifications:Reasonable (1-3 years) experience in Physical TherapyReasonable (1-3 years) experience in providing physical therapy primarily to adults in an acute care inpatient setting.Ability to function as part of a multidisciplinary teamDemonstrated leadership in a work or academic setting.Online Application OptionsApplication Type:This job requires basic applicant information, plus a resume. Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.Cover Letter:A plain text cover letter is required.To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.Contact InformationAttention: Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.Contact:Carol J Seaman - carol-seaman@uiowa.eduUihc-Rehab TherapiesPappajohn Pavilion140 Hawkins Drive0734 JPPIowa City, IA 52242Phone: 319-384-8252Department URL: https://uihc.org/primary-and-specialty-care/rehabilitation-therapiesFor information about applying for P&S positions, please go toProfessional and Scien