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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.

Primary Tasks:

  • 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.


Job Internship

Primary Location OK-Poteau

Work Locations Poteau Health Clinic 109 Kerr Ave Poteau 74953

Organization Health

Schedule Temporary


Day Job

Req ID: 20009582