Our client is seeking a Director of Rehab (Physical Therapist or Occupational Therapist) for a position near Rochester NY.
Location: 1 hour south of Rochester NY - west of the the beautiful Finger Lakes Region.
Setting: Skilled Nursing Facility - Short Term Rehab - Long Term Care Outpatient
The Director of Rehabilitation Services team member assists with ensuring the health and well-being of our residents by supervising rehab department staff in the provision, documentation, and billing of therapy services in compliance with Federal and State Laws, Regulations, and Practice Acts;
assists in the hiring, orientation, and training of staff therapists, therapy assistants, and rehabilitation aides; participates in required meetings, in-services, programs, and general orientation; maintains a clinical caseload at a minimum of 35% productivity; attends to clinical, fiscal, and customer service outcomes and action plan underperformance as indicated.
Licensed Occupational Therapist/Physical Therapist/Speech Language Pathologist professionally educated in an accredited curriculum with a baccalaureate degree required, MS or DPT preferred
State specific license to practice required.
Management experience preferred.
Experience in the geriatric field of Occupational/Physical Therapy or Speech Language Pathology preferable.
Experience with computer hardware and software including Microsoft Office preferred.
Possession of ability to teach, inspire and motivate others; leadership qualities; ability to organize workload, delegate assignments and promote teamwork required.
Must have interest in working with the elderly, and respect the rights of residents during care and treatment services.