Dir. Rehabilitation Services

Erlanger Medical Center   •  

Chattanooga, TN

Industry: Medical Devices & Diagnostics


5 - 7 years

Posted 380 days ago

Job Description
Dir. Rehabilitation Services -Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy or Speech-Language Pathology  (20348) -Erlanger University Hospital
Rehab Director
Regular -   Exempt - Full-time - Standard Hours 37.5

Job Summary: Manages the Rehabilitation Services Department at Erlanger Health System, University Campus, to include Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Pathology and EMG Lab. A licensed physical therapist employed by Erlanger Health System, is responsible for direct and indirect care in the rehabilitation of the patient.
Required: Bachelor's Degree required in either Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy or Speech-Language Pathology.
Required: .Five years with previous supervisory responsibilities.
Position Requirement(s): License/Certification/Registration
Required: Tennessee licensure in Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy or Speech-Language Pathology and current CPR certification. Preferred:
Department Position Summary: Plans, develops, manages and coordinates Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech-Language Pathology and EMG Lab. Develops an efficient use of departmental resources. Continually evaluates and maintains own skills and competence. Assures compliance with applicable regulatory requirements. Coordinates Continuous Quality Improvement activities within the departments. Participates in cross functional teams within the Medical Center to improve quality of services and contain costs. Manages budgetary, personnel, education, equipment and supply needs for the departments. Participates in special projects as assigned by the Executive Vice-President. Participates in self directed teams to develop new product lines and markets. Informs Executive Management of operational issues and opportunities. Responds to the needs of customers, including physicians, patients, visitors and associates. Provides orientation and annual education for associates within the Rehabilitation Department. Mission: To improve the health of people we touch. Vision: To be recognized locally, regionally and nationally as a premier health system.
R.E.S.P.E.C.T.: We will fulfill the mission and vision by adhering to the Standards of R.E.S.P.E.C.T.
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