Director of Rehabilitation

Location:  Hornell, NY

Compensation:  $90-105K with quarterly bonus

Overview:

Our client is seeking a Director of Rehabilitation (Physical Therapist or Occupational Therapist) for a position in the Southern Tier, one hour south of Rochester NY.

Setting: Skilled Nursing Facility - Short Term Rehab - Long Term Care Outpatient

Description

The Director of Rehabilitation Services team member assists with ensuring the health and well-being of 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 under-performance as indicated. 

Requirements

  • 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.
  • 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.

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