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Physical Therapist - Lead

We Are Hiring

Lead Physical Therapist - Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin - Full-time (40hrs/wk), Days - Wauwatosa Physical Therapy 6750 W State Street, Wauwatosa, WI 53213

**This a leadership position.  Experience of at least three years is a prerequisite for consideration.  Advanced communication skills, physician liaison interaction experience, community integration and caseload development will be heavily weighted during the hiring process.  Outpatient orthopedics skill set will be considered during the build-out of this staff.  This is a brand new clinic and OHOW will rely on this position to lead all areas of development with executive level support of your efforts.  DPT degree will be preferred but not required.

**Clinic Hours: Monday-Thursday 7:30am-6:00pm, Friday 7:30am-5:00pm.  No weekend hours or hospital coverage required.  Shift hours will be determined after hiring has been agreed upon.


Why Join Ascension?

Ascension Wisconsin operates 24 hospital campuses and more than 100 related healthcare facilities from Racine to Eagle River. Ascension Wisconsin employs more than 1,300 primary and specialty care clinicians. Ascension Wisconsin is a faith-based healthcare organization that has been serving the state since 1848. In FY2018, Ascension Wisconsin provided more than $292 million in community benefit, including care of persons living in poverty.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Columbia St. Mary's-WI, you will have the opportunity to

Leads the delivery of quality patient care and adherence to policies, procedures and therapy protocols.


  • Actively participates in the process of monitoring, guiding and evaluating staff performance.
  • Contributes to the efficient operation of the department by assisting with coordinating activities, prioritizing workflow and promoting decision-making and problem solving.
  • Performs the duties of a physical therapist. Provides consultation for and/or management of patients requiring complex or advanced treatment.
  • Serves as a positive role model for staff and patients by working with them to promote teamwork and cooperation.

What You Will Need

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Rehab Therapist specializing in Physical Therapy (RPT) credentialed from the Wisconsin Physical Therapy Examining Board obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
  • Diploma 
    • Bachelor's degree required Master's degree preferred
Work Experience:
  • 1 year of experience required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Wisconsin is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:


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Job ID: 379685
Category: Rehabilitation Services
Facility: WIMIL Columbia St Marys Inc
Ministry: Ascension Wisconsin, WI
Location: Glendale, WI

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