Director of Rehabilitation

Location:  Lake Placid, NY

Compensation:  $95-105K 

Overview

Exciting Director of Rehabilitation opportunity for a Skilled Nursing Facility in Lake Placid, NY.

Direct Hire – Days – Mon through Fri – Full Time – Benefits

The Director of Rehabilitation will oversee a skilled and committed team. This is an outstanding opportunity for a licensed Physical Therapist or Occupational Therapist with supervisory/leadership experience. Great potential for professional growth: depending on experience, this role has the potential to expand into a regional leadership position at a stable, growing organization known for high quality care. 

Facility services and programs:

  • Respite Care
  • Memory Care Program
  • Long Term Care and Skilled Nursing

This Skilled Nursing Facility offers:

  • Personalized, comprehensive orthopedic, post-surgical and cardiac rehab programs, including physical, occupational and speech therapy
  • Dedicated rehab therapy unit
  • Spacious and bright rehab gym with state-of-the-art equipment
  • On-campus emergency room, medical fitness, medical office building, and laboratory services 
  • Private, comfortable rooms for all residents
  • Home-like, friendly atmosphere with spacious courtyard garden, landscaped grounds with mountain views, and attractive common spaces
  • Greenhouse that is wheelchair accessible
  • Campus with paved walking paths 
  • Onsite convent 
  • Daily worship services and chapel 
  • Lake Placid Olympic Village nearby

Responsibilities

  • Daily management of patient scheduling and RUG categories.  Coordinate discharge planning meeting weekly with rehab team to include monitoring of patient goals, functional levels, and end of therapy projections.
  • Prepare/submit Therapy Services Forecast Tool monthly to corporate Director of Rehabilitation projecting caseload targets, staffing needs, and earned revenue potential.
  • Coordinate rehab team monthly meeting to facilitate program development, review of financials/productivity, and address employee concerns.
  • Participate in program development and marketing initiatives in conjunction with Community Relations Coordinator

Qualifications

Required

  • MS in Physical or Occupational Therapy
  • NYS Physical Therapist or Occupational Therapist License in good standing 
  • Proven Management skills

Preferred

  • Previous Skilled Nursing experience preferred.

Please send resumes to kim@overtureplacements.com with the subject line: Director of Rehabilitation.