Wisconsin is a great place to live and work. The varied landscape of Wisconsin makes the state a popular vacation destination for outdoor recreation. From hiking, camping, fishing and boating in the summer to skiing, ice fishing and snowmobile derbies in the winter, there is never a shortage of things for PT to do!
Aside from great outdoor experiences, Wisconsin has fantastic cities and small towns with great selections for dining and nightlife adventures. There is rich calendar of festivals and fairs around the state including the Great Wisconsin Cheese Festival in Little Chute.
The beautiful Door Peninsula, which extends off the eastern coast of the state, contains the charming Door County, with quaint villages and cherry orchards.
The Milwaukee metro is home to roughly one-third of the state's population. Milwaukee is at the northern edge of an urban area bordering Lake Michigan that stretches southward into greater Chicago.
Culturally rich Madison is both a college town and the state capitol cultural. A Madison suburb, Middleton, was ranked the "Best Place to Live in America" in 2007 by Money Magazine.From small town to large city and everything in between, Wisconsin is definitely one state that will make you feel at home, making your decision to advance your career through travel nursing a great one!
A Physical Therapist is responsible for working with patients that are injured or ill by improving their mobility and easing any physical pain they are dealing with. Physical Therapists work with other health care staff members to provide the best over-all care for the patient to help them attain their goals.
As an Allied Health Physical Therapist your duties consist of:
- Analyzing the patient’s strength level, mobility and balance.
- Implementing a rehabilitation plan to improve disabilities or impairments, and get past limitations.
- Assisting with various exercises to strengthen and stretch muscles, and teach the patient exercises that they can do on their own.
One year of experience as a Physical Therapist within the past two years.
- Current Nursing License in good standing.
- Up to date BLS from American Heart Association.
- Must pass pre-employment drug screen.