Career Opportunities at Optimum Therapies


Human Resources Manager-Eau Claire 

PT Advantage, an administrative subsidiary company of Optimum Therapies, has an opening for a Human Resources Manager.  This position will be working directly with all owners of Optimum Therapies clinics for all aspects of Human Resources.  Clinics include five in Wisconsin and one in North Dakota in addition to PT Advantage staff.  All inclusive will be approximately 60 employees total. 

The responsibility of the Human Resources Manager is to manage the human resources services, policies, and programs for all Optimum Therapies clinics and subsidiary companies. Areas of focus in this role are:
   -Onboarding and Offboarding
   -Performance Management
   -Benefits Administration and Compensation

We are looking for an individual who has a minimum of five years human resources management experience. Preferred is either a Bachelor’s or Associate degree in business/human resources management.  Hours are approximately 30 per week working Monday through Thursday potentially.  Benefits include medical and dental insurance, life/LTD insurance, SimpleIRA, holidays, vacation and sick leave.  This would be an hourly position with a hourly range of $25 to $32 depending on experience.  In addition to base wages, a bonus program would be available.

If you are an experienced HR professional looking to work with a growing small business with a flexible work schedule, we would welcome the opportunity to talk with you.  Please submit cover letter and resume to Dawn Bohlinger, Human Resources Director, at dawn@optimumtherapies.com.

Physical Therapist-Eau Claire, Lake Hallie and Menomonie 

Are you looking for a position where you can grow professionally and spend one on one time with each of your patients? Optimum Therapies is always looking for Physical Therapists interested in part-time or full-time positions in our Eau Claire, Lake Hallie or Menomonie clinics. We are located within 60-70 miles of Minneapolis/St. Paul with a thriving art/music and fitness community. We are a private practice dedicated to improving the lives of our patients one movement at a time.

The Physical Therapist that we are seeking is dynamic and compassionate, listening to the needs of the patient and providing an individualized plan of care to achieve an active lifestyle.  Experience an inclusive culture that focuses on collaboration and mentorship from your fellow therapists that will inspire you to be your best, individually and as a team. We welcome new grads as well as those with several years of experience to join our team of recognized professionals.

Benefits for a full-time position are listed below.  

-Compensation Range of $65,000 to $85,000 based on a full-time position
-Sign on bonus
-Medical Insurance with Employer HSA contribution
-Dental Insurance
-Employer Paid Life/Long Term Disability Insurance
-Vacation (available immediately)
-Sick Leave
-Paid Holidays
-Continuing Education Allowance/OCS Certification
-APTA Dues Reimbursement
-Student Loan Assistance Program
-Simple IRA Employer Match
-Mentoring program
-Flexible Schedule for Work/Life Balance
-Family Friendly Environment with a Focus on Community

Check out our website at www.optimumtherapies.com!
If our position is something that you are interested in and have a passion for, please submit a cover letter and resume to Dawn Bohlinger, Human Resources Director, at dawn@optimumtherapies.com. 

Occupational or Physical Therapist/Hand Therapist-Rice Lake 

Optimum Therapies of Rice Lake has an exciting opportunity for an Occupational or Physical Therapist interested in hand therapy to join our growing practice in Rice Lake, WI. You will be joining a very vibrant and busy outpatient practice with multiple physical therapists to collaborate with working predominantly with patients with hand therapy needs.  Optimum Therapies of Rice Lake has outpatient clinics in Barron and Rice Lake in northwest Wisconsin.  If you love the outdoors, we have great hiking, biking and skiing trails in addition to many beautiful lakes.  Rice Lake is located two hours from Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN; one and a half hour from Duluth, MN and 60 minutes from Eau Claire, WI giving you access to the big city environment when desired.

Using specialized skills in assessment, planning and treatment, you will provide therapeutic interventions to prevent dysfunction, restore function, or reverse the progression of pathology of the upper limb in order to enhance a patient’s ability to execute tasks and to participate fully in life situations.  

Licensed in the State of Wisconsin as a Physical or Occupational Therapist with a minimum of two years in hand/upper extremity experience.  Certified Hand Therapist is preferred or willingness to train.

This full-time position (36-40 hours per week) offers a full benefit package that includes medical and dental insurance, employer paid life and long term disability coverage, retirement plan, paid holidays, sick leave and vacation.

If you are interested in this position, please submit your cover letter and resume to Dawn Bohlinger, Human Resources Director, at dawn@optimumtherapies.com.   Check us out at www.optimumtherapies.com/Wisconsin.  You can also see us on Facebook or Instagram!

Massage Therapists-Menomonie and Rice Lake

Are you looking for a career in Massage Therapy that feels more like an experience? A workplace full of positive energy where you can’t wait to get to every day? Then Optimum Therapies is the place you want to be!

We are always looking to enhance the medical massage services for our clients in our clinics. If you prefer working mornings or afternoons or some full days, we will work with you to establish a schedule that meets your needs as well as ours.

At Optimum Therapies, we view you as a health care professional and an essential part of the team! You will be part of a culture that focuses on providing a positive experience for each one of our clients with a therapeutic massage tailored specifically to their needs. You will have access to our licensed Physical Therapists to coordinate the best care.

Optimum Therapies provides all supplies, marketing, advertising, business cards and appointment scheduling. Current hours available would be during our regular business hours which range between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00-6:00 p.m. depending on the day.  Evenings and weekends will be free!

Qualifications are State of Wisconsin licensure as a Massage Therapist and massage therapy experience. What you will bring:

-A passion for what you do and a desire to help clients heal through your services
-The motivation to be part of a dynamic team
-Interest in continuing to expand on current and/or new modalities

Don’t miss out on the potential to be part of the Optimum Therapies experience! Check us out at optimumtherapies.com! To be considered to become part of our team at Optimum Therapies, please submit a cover letter and resume to Dawn Bohlinger, Human Resources Director, at dawn@optimumtherapies.com indicating which clinic (Eau Claire, Menomonie or Rice Lake) that you are interested in.

Residency Program

Optimum Therapies has partnered with Evidence in Motion’s Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency (EIM) Program.  If you are a Physical Therapist looking for a Residency, Optimum Therapies is where you want to be.  You will be mentored through your residency by our Orthopaedic Certified Specialists (OCS) who are leaders in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy.

To discover the opportunities of participating in EIM’s Residency Program through Optimum Therapies visit the EIM site or contact us at 715.855.0408  email darrin@optimumtherapies.com .

Job Shadowing

We allow students with an interest in the physical therapy field to visit for a few hours, experience what a career in Physical Therapy entails, identify the skills necessary and to ask questions. This experience allows students to spend one-on-one time with a therapist and interact with patients. To participate, complete this Student Observation Form and return to frontoffice@optimumtherapies.com.

Clinical Affiliations

Optimum Therapies offers clinical affiliations to Physical Therapy students in their final phase of schooling. The "clinical" offers students hands-on learning and application of their skills while under the guidance and mentorship of a licensed physical therapist. We are clinical sites for UW-La Crosse, St. Scholastica and UW-Madison. Clinical affiliations are limited in number and at the discretion of Optimum Therapies.

Physical Therapy Private Practice:
Transitioning from Clinician to Owner

Interested in owning your own physical therapy practice? Allow Optimum Therapies to accelerate your business plan by not getting bogged down with day to day operations. Rely on Optimum Therapies established processes for front office duties, insurance, patient billing, marketing, and human resource duties.

For more information contact Darrin Schober, MS, PT Owner of Optimum Therapies - darrin@optimumtherapies.com.


EAU CLAIRE Located in the Putnam Heights Shopping Center

517 East Clairemont Ave. | Eau Claire, WI 54701
Phone: 715.855.0408 | Fax: 715.855.0409
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1309 Stout Road | Menomonie, WI 54751
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1507 W. Knapp St., Suite #1 | Rice Lake, WI 54868
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1151 E. Division Avenue, Unit B | Barron, WI 54812
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3028 Commercial Blvd | Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
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