The Rehabilitation Services Manager manages the operation of health rehabilitation programs for the medical facility. Consults with medical and professional staff of other departments and personnel from associated healthcare fields to plan and coordinate patient rehabilitation. Assures productivity and financial goals are met.
Degree in Physical Therapy, Speech Pathology, or Occupational Therapy.
Demonstrate ability to problem solve and be supportive/innovative in the process of change, strong human relations skills with an ability to handle difficult/sensitive issues.
Excellent written/oral communication skills.
Oversight of clinical programming in the facility.
Accountable that all areas of Therapy Services meet accreditation standards of TJC and CARF and are continuously ready for survey.
Additional duties may include participation in space and equipment planning, participation in strategic planning for the department, planning for growth in the non-acute settings, and execution of those plans.
Ability to integrate and interpret data from diverse sources, addressing issues of moderate to high complexity.
An ability to develop strong relationships with customers.
Demonstrate facilitation skills with a working knowledge of CQI tools and techniques.
Additional duties are assigned.
Three to five years of therapy management within a healthcare organization preferred.
C. Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications
Licensed to practice PT, OT, or SLP in the state of Texas. If an SLP, Certificate of Clinical Competence is required.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.