UNIVERSITY OF IOWA PHYSICAL THERAPIST in IOWA CITY, Iowa

PHYSICAL THERAPISTRequisition # 73068Position BasicsWorking TitlePHYSICAL THERAPISTAdvertising Ends on:Tuesday, July 10th, 2018Advertising Started on:Tuesday, June 26th, 2018Organization:University HospitalDepartment:Rehab TherapySalarySalary:$66,447.00 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 patient's needs. Assignment may involve primarily adults in an outpatient 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 minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy or a Bachelor's degree in another field and a Physical Therapy Certificate is required.Experience Required:Typically has had entry level experience in physical therapy in an outpatient setting.Excellent written and verbal communication skills are requiredCertifications: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 outpatient setting.Reasonable (1-3 years) experience in evaluation and rehabilitation of neurological patients including ALS, Parkinson's, Huntington's, stroke, balance issues and/or vestibular dysfunctionExperience in wheelchair seating and positioning.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: 319-384-8252For information about applying for P