Director of Rehab

El Paso, TX 79917

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Top reasons to love this job – 1. The first and only El Paso hospitals with the Nurse Friendly Designation by the Texas Nurse’s Association 2. The only full-service, acute care hospital in East El Paso with a Level II Trauma designation in Emergency Services 3. Baldrige National Quality Award Recipient Top "must-have" skills for this job – 1. Current licensure or eligibility in Texas for PT/PTA, OT/COTA, or SLP 2. Bachelors Degree in healthcare management or rehabilitation related. Masters preferred. 3. Minimum of five years clinical Rehab experience, three years of management experience preferred. Tell me about this job – Directly manage rehabilitation professionals. Oversee coordination of recruiting and staffing of therapists, including coordination of student internship programs. Advise hospital management regarding the status of patient care, budgetary projections, and quality improvement efforts within the therapy departments. Anticipate and estimate the present and future need of service to improve the quality and cost effectiveness of patient care. Develop rehabilitation policies to ensure standard practices. Develop and maintains a common documentation system, with appropriate flexibility built in for specific program needs. Direct and assist seniors in evaluation of clinical skills and set up clinical competency system. Collaborate and coordinate the efforts of the staff of the service to accomplish the mission and values of the hospital. Collaborate with Medical Director and with appropriate physicians to ensure patient’s needs are met.