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Director of Therapy - CHI Franciscan/Kindred HealthcareTacoma, Washington

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Job ID 384466 Date posted 05/05/2020 Facility Franciscan Specialty Care

Description

CHI Franciscan Rehabilitation Hospital opened the doors of this new 60-bed hospital to serve patients recovering from strokes, brain and spinal-cord injuries, amputations, complex orthopedic injuries, and other conditions. The hospital is a joint venture partnership between CHI Franciscan Health and Kindred Healthcare located in Tacoma, Washington.

Director of Therapies is responsible for the direction and oversight of Therapy Services for the hospital. Coordinates and supervises operations of the department. Maintains performance improvement activities within the department and participates in continuous quality improvement hospital wide. Ensures competency of all personnel. Assists in formulating budgets, evaluates department performance versus budget and takes appropriate action to remain within budget guidelines. Develops and implements system of reviewing department charges, ensures that patient charges are accurate and entered on a timely basis. Maintains efficient and effective department operation while requiring compliance with all state, federal and local regulatory laws, standards and protocols.

We offer a generous benefits package that includes:

  • Tuition Reimbursement up to $5K Per Year
  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Accident insurance
  • Critical illness insurance
  • Hospital Indemnity Plan
  • Life insurance
  • Pet insurance
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • Legal Assistance Plan
  • 401(K) savings plan with employer matching contributions
  • Paid Time Off, Paid Sick Leave and 6 Paid Holidays per year


Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current state licensure as a Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist or Speech and Language Pathologist.

  • Minimum of three years of previous therapy management experience required.

  • Demonstrated ability to plan, coordinate, evaluate and direct activities of clinical personnel.

  • Effective oral and written communication skills, in English with additional languages preferred.

  • CPR Certified

  • Proficiency in basic computer skills required.

  • Proficiency of rehabilitation skills in discipline specific area of PT, OT or ST with the ability to treat patients and mentor staff as needed.


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