HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Manager of Rehab Services in Arlington, Texas

Manager of Physical Medicine / Rehab Services

Work Schedule: FT Days to include some weekends

Assists the Director with overseeing the overall operations of the Physical Medicine, Occupational Therapy, and Speech-Language Pathology Departments, maximizing the resources of the department. Performs all services as they may relate to patient/treatment with consideration for the age/condition of the patient as needed. Supervises employees, assists staffing, technical procedures, quality assurance, staff development /education, and regulatory agency compliance. Performs additional tasks/activities as assigned. Demonstrates the appropriate attitude in the completion of his/her responsibilities.

  • Plans, directs and coordinates all operational activities for the inpatient and outpatient therapy services.

  • Develops policies and procedures and the Quality Improvement Program for the department.

  • Responsible for assisting in developing capital and operating budgets.

  • Interviews and hires appropriate staff for the department.

  • As a member of the Medical City Arlington management team, the Manager makes a significant contribution to the public's perception of the hospital.

  • Assess, plan, evaluate, coordinate and provide quality care to the patients of the Physical Medicine Department.

  • Communicates with the physician as needed; assists in keeping inventory needs at appropriate levels; maintains appropriate PI programs while providing continuous assessment of and improvement to the quality of care and services.

  • Provides orientation for new employees and provides in-services for the staff.

  • Represents the department at interdepartmental meetings when requested.

  • Oversees daily shift operations and staff. Educations staff, patients and family.

  • Degree in Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy or Speech Therapy from an accredited institution.

  • Active license with the State Board of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy or Speech Therapy.

  • Minimum of three (3) years of clinical experience in physical therapy, occupational therapy or speech therapy.

  • Supervisory or management experience preferred.

  • Extensive knowledge of all functions within rehab therapy services.

  • Knowledge of all applicable regulations and guidelines as set by federal, state, local and other agencies (i.e., TJC, CMS, Texas Department of Health, PT, OT and SLP Standards of Practice).

  • Evaluates clinical competency and identify opportunities for continuous performance improvement

Job: *Directors & Managers

Title: Manager of Rehab Services

Location: Texas-Arlington-Medical Center of Arlington- Arlington (Dallas/Ft

Requisition ID: 00015-91327