Therapy Manager Centerre Healthcare
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The Therapy Manager is responsible to assist the Director of Rehabilitation Services for the ongoing assessment and improvement of Rehabilitative Services. Such responsibilities encompass not only the internal functioning of the department, but also the integration of the department into the overall functioning of the organization. The Team Leader works in collaboration with other Team Leaders to ensure optimal functioning of the department. The Physical Therapist Team Leader will also assume responsibility and accountability for a designated group of patients and provides physical therapy evaluations, modalities and treatments in accordance with established hospital and departmental policies and procedures, maintaining the highest degree of quality patient care.
The Physical Therapist Team Leader also assumes responsibility and accountability for the care of those patients being treated by Physical Therapist Assistants and may be assigned to orient staff and students and to assume the duties and responsibilities of the supervisor in the absence of that individual.
The Physical Therapist Team Leader accurately assesses patients? needs, identifies and initiates appropriate physical therapy interventions, provides patient and family teaching, and works cooperatively with other patient team personnel in maintaining standards for professional physical therapy practice and interdisciplinary teamwork. These functions are carried out according to hospital policy in accordance with the mission and vision of the hospital and consistent with the philosophy of the department.
The Physical Therapist Team Leader participates in performance improvement and program development activities. Responsibilities include providing input into the budgetary planning process; contributing to cost effectiveness of services and programs provided by the department; communicating the employee?s observations and suggestions related to opportunities for improvement and maintaining positive relations with all customers.
The Physical Therapist Team Leader functions under the general supervision of the Director of Therapy Services or designee.
Adheres to dress code, appearance is neat and clean.
Maintains regulatory requirements, including all state, federal and Joint Commission regulations.
Maintains and ensures patient confidentiality at all times.
Reports to work on time and as scheduled.
Wears identification while on duty.
Attends departmental in-services and completes annual competencies/education requirements.
Works at maintaining a good rapport and a cooperative working relationship with physicians, departments and staff.
Represents the organization in a positive and professional manner.
Complies with policies and procedures regarding department operations, fire, safety, infection control and emergency management.
Complies with all organizational policies regarding ethical business practices.
Communicates the mission, ethics and goals of the hospital, as well as the focus statement of the department.
Current licensure as a Physical Therapist in the State of Ohio.
Current Basic Life Support / CPR card.
At least two years of experience in the care of patients.
Job TypeHealth Care
Manages OthersNot Specified
IndustryHealthcare - Health Services
Required TravelNot Specified
||Cleveland, OH |
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED