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Allina Health Physical Therapist/Case Mgr in Saint Paul, Minnesota

Physical Therapist/Case Mgr

Requisition #

66330BR

Physical Location

Saint Paul, Minnesota

Posted Date

16-Sep-2020

Schedule Type

Part-Time

Dept. Name

Home Care

Hours Per Week

24

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Allina Health Home Care Services provides skilled medical care for patients and families needing rehabilitation, advanced-illness or end-of-life care. With headquarters located in St. Paul, Minn., services are provided in 30 Minnesota counties, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 66330

  • Assessment skills: initiates appropriate assessment for diagnosis

  • Direct client care: continuous assessment of patient needs and functional deficits, progresses plan of care, initiates appropriate referrals to other disciplines and provides skilled care

  • Operates under appropriate authorizations from MD and payer - any changes in interventions are initiated after appropriate MD order

  • Clinicians demonstrate required patient educator competencies consistent with their scope of practice to ensure that patient education requirements are met

  • Case management as necessary

  • Documentation, follows regulatory guidelines (state, federal)

  • Teamwork and organization

Education

  • BS or MS in PT from an APTA Accredited Program

Qualification/Skills

Experience

  • 2-3 years experience in SNF, acute care setting

  • Prefer some hospice experience

Skills

  • Ability to assess age related general medical and environmental conditions and needs of clients

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to function independently as an interdisciplinary team member

  • Must be adaptable and flexible, willingness to cross over geographic areas in time of need

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills

  • Ability to articulate the value of the PT discipline

  • Basic computer skills

  • Understanding of and sensitivity to end of life issues and palliative care as it applies to physical therapy goals

  • Preferred affiliation with professional organization MNAPTA/APTA

Licensure/Certifications

  • Licensed to practice Physical Therapy in the State of MN and in the State of WI

  • CPR every two years

Work Schedule

3 days per week- Tuesday, Thursday, Friday to help with admissions, coverage of SE region

Location/Community Information

With beautiful natural settings along the Mississippi River, St. Paul embodies a large ethnically diverse population with restaurants, cultural entertainment, and shopping venues for everyone. Downtown St. Paul features a number of historic buildings including the State Capitol, the Fitzgerald Theater, the Landmark Center, the St. Paul Hotel, and breathtaking views of the Mississippi River. The city is also home to the Science Museum of MN, the Xcel Energy Center (home of the MN Wild hockey team), and the MN History Center. St. Paul offers many private, alternative, and public school options from elementary through college and a wide array of housing options from old historic homes to new construction. The Twin Cities is consistently ranked near the top of Fortune's list of best cities in the world for work and family. A healthy business climate, opportunities for employment, good transportation, and an entrepreneurial environment are amongst the contributing factors.

  • Located in St. Paul

  • Population = 270,000

  • Service Area = 1,600,000

Community Resource Links:

Community InformationSchool Digger

Explore MinnesotaMN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune

Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.

Requisition #

66330BR

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