Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Physical Therapy Internship in Poteau, Oklahoma
Physical Therapy Internship
This position is a temporary 8-week assignment from 5/24/2021 through 7/16/2021.
Job Purpose or Objective(s): The Physical Therapy Intern will be dedicated to learning both the administrative and patient-related aspects of clinic operations. The Physical Therapy Intern will participate in Job Shadowing upon approval from the Medical Staff office.
Contributes to Choctaw Nation Health Services Authority’s objectives by completing specific work assignments dependent on the intern’s best career and coursework fit and organizational needs.
Participates in various Physical Therapy or related responsibilities with supervision, which could include administrative tasks, job shadowing, etc.
Participates in a trained and mentored role to gain hands-on operational knowledge of assigned responsibilities; performs basic responsibilities, assignments and/or tasks, shadows experienced staff and providers, attends internship trainings, etc.
Other duties as assigned within scope and competency of the associate.
Required Education, Skills and Experience:
Active student with major in Physical Therapy or related undergraduate degree program with career aspirations in the Physical Therapy field.
Choctaw CDIB or Choctaw member status.
Must be currently attending an accredited college, university, or postsecondary educational institution.
Must be available to work 40 hour per week eight consecutive weeks.
Cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.5; 3.0 GPA or greater preferred.
Ability to communicate effectively, both oral and written on a technical level.
Ability to lift 20lb or more
Ability to handle multiple tasks, work independently or in a group and manage priorities.
Ability to work effectively in a team environment.
Primary Location OK-Poteau
Work Locations Poteau Health Clinic 109 Kerr Ave Poteau 74953
Req ID: 20009582