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Physical Therapist Urgent Care and Outpatient

St. Francis Regional Medical Center

St. Francis Regional Medical Center

Shakopee, MN, USA
Posted on Saturday, May 25, 2024

Number of Job Openings Available:


Date Posted:

May 24, 2024


56002005 Adult Rehab Outpatient


Day/Evening (United States of America)

Shift Length:

8/12 combo shift

Hours Per Week:


Union Contract:


Weekend Rotation:

Every 4th

Job Summary:

Allina Health is a not-for-profit health system that cares for individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. If you value putting patients first, consider a career at Allina Health. Our mission is to provide exceptional care as we prevent illness, restore health and provide comfort to all who entrust us with their care. This includes you and your loved ones. We are committed to providing whole person care, investing in your well-being, and enriching your career.

Key Position Details:

  • Position will provide care in both outpatient and orthopedic urgent care clinic settings.
  • Need 1+ year of working experience.
  • Full time position with every fourth weekend scheduled.
  • Benefit eligible position.

Job Description:

To provide quality care that is appropriate, efficient, effective in meeting the patient’s needs for physical therapy.
Principle Responsibilities
  • Provides therapy to patients in outpatient and orthopedic urgent care clinic setting.
    • Assesses each patient, as related to the therapy requested on physician referral or direct access and provides reassessments as needed.
    • Gathers data including patient past and current health issues, systems review, selection of tests and measures to elicit additional information.
    • Makes clinical judgments based on examination and data gathered to generate an accurate therapy diagnosis.
    • Predicts optimal level of improvement and amount of time needed to reach that level.
    • Uses reexamination to determine whether predicted outcomes and goals are reasonable and modifies as necessary.
    • Involves patient and family in establishing goals of treatment.
    • Designs implements and modifies therapeutic interventions.
    • Uses re-examination to determine whether predicted outcomes are reasonable modifies as necessary.
    • Coordinates, communicates, documents and bills per program, regulatory and professional standards.
    • Accommodates selection of tests and measures and therapeutic interventions to the age of the patient or client.
    • Make referrals to other practitioners as appropriate.
    • Selects and delegates appropriate tasks of the plan of care per professional guidelines.
    • Supervises the therapeutic program and maintains oversight of the plan of care.
    • Promotes rehab services by ensuring patient and physician satisfaction.

  • Participates in performance improvement and process improvement activities for the department.
    • Supports and promotes new services as requested.
    • Provides ongoing input to enhance the services provided by the department.
    • Develops and promotes new and current programs as well as foster physician relationships
    • Assists co-workers in managing the teams’ productivity/performance targets.
    • Manage their daily patient schedule.
    • Assists in maintaining an efficient clinic flow including assisting with scheduling, cleaning rooms and laundry.
    • Educates and mentors clinicians.
    • Develops and delivers professional practice and performance improvement, assists and leads best practice development.
    • Performs clinical orientation and mentoring for clinical competence.

  • Other duties as assigned.
Required Qualifications
  • Doctorate, masters, or bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy from an accredited program
  • 1+ years in the practice or program area

Preferred Qualifications
  • Orthopedic or acute care experience

  • Licensed Physical Therapist - MN State Board of Physical Therapy required if providing services in Minnesota upon hire or Licensed Physical Therapist - WI Dept of Safety & Professional Services required if providing services in Wisconsin upon hire
  • BLS Tier 1 - Basic Life Support - Multisource required within 60 Days
  • Valid Driver’s License required upon hire - MN and WI residents must obtain a valid driver’s license in their state of residence within 60 days of employment if providing services for Home Care and Hospice

Physical Demands
Medium Work*:
Lifting weight Up to 32 lbs. occasionally (*Allina Safe Patient Moving Policy), Up to 25 lbs. frequently