Rehab Therapist Lead - Home Health

PeaceHealth - Eugene, OR (30+ days ago)3.4

Full-time

PeaceHealth is seeking a Rehab Therapist Lead to join our Home Health Team. This opportunity provides clinicians an opportunity to partner with leadership, ensuring the success of the Home Health team while continuing to provide excellent, direct patient care.

JOB SUMMARY

Responsible for coordinating the day-to-day functions for assigned area. Assists with ensuring that departmental goals are achieved, timelines met and service excellence provided in all aspects of work. Subject matter expert. Regularly communicates with Rehab or Home Health Therapy Manager.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Assigns work; plans and manages priorities, provides technical assistance, oversees staff schedules, monitors quality of work, monitors team projects, mentors staff, provides constructive feedback, oversees staff training, ensures quality improvement, provides leadership feedback on staff performance, and assists with goal setting for the team.
Engages team members in daily problem solving and conflict resolution. Informs manager or clinical coordinator of any issues.
Completes patient treatment according to plan of care and modifies plan to meet patient needs, updates plan as appropriate.
Completes documentation that is timely, accurate, meets regulatory requirements and is within professional standards.
Coordinates and supervises clinical internships
Facilitates and coordinates successful completion of clinical competencies and coordinates in-services.
Collaborates with other healthcare professionals as necessary to ensure smooth continuous care of the patients. Acts as liaison with nursing, medical and other therapy staffs to facilitate problem solving and coordination of other services and act as an educational resource.
Mentors and provides oversight to new caregiver, therapist assistants, and therapy aides. Provides clinical instruction and training to students.
Recommends and participates in development of new services and programs, quality improvement and monitoring activities
Participates in staff meetings, patient care meetings, educational in-services, caregiver orientation and other professional activities
Performs other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION:
Bachelors, Masters or Doctorate degree in Physical, Occupational or Speech Language Pathology from an accredited educational institution.

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:
Minimum of three years experience as an Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist or Speech Language Pathologist in a hospital rehabilitation setting.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:
Certified, Licensed or Registered as required by State the caregiver is hired in to perform clinical practice.
Current BLS

OTHER SKILLS:
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong organizational and analytical skills
Ability to manage multiple priorities, projects and display flexibility in a fast paced and changing work environment.

PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:
Lift/Carry and reach at or below the shoulder occasionally to frequently. Pulling, reach above the shoulder, pinch/grasp, head, neck, position/motion, squat/kneel/bend/twist and walk occasionally. Sit, fine dexterity and manipulation frequently. Standing is rare Frequently up to 10 lbs. and occasionally up to 20 lbs.2-4 hours/day on the computer, driving to off-site meeting.

Cognition: Analysis, integration, and application of complex information. Written and verbal reports constantly. Vision: read data and test from books, paper, computer screens, electronic spreadsheets, and white boards frequently to constantly.

Please apply online to be considered. For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.

About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.

We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission-driven work environment! To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Eugene community please visit our homepage: www.peacehealth.org/careers.

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Location: Eugene, Physician & Surgeons North Building (428)
Job Category: Rehab Therapies
Shift: Day
Shift Length: 8 Hours
FTE: 1.0
Work Type: Full Time
Hourly compensation starts at: $39.10, more depending on experience
Required Certifications/Licensure: Licensed Speech Pathologist - Oregon; Occupational Therapist - Oregon; Physical Therapist - Oregon

PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.

The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.

Posting Notes: Eugene || Rehab Therapies || Physical Therapy || Full Time || CARE CONTINUUM SVCS