Community Rehabilitation Hospital North (7343 Clearvista Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46256), a joint venture with Community Health Network and Kindred Healthcare, is an inpatient acute facility that offers superior access and the latest equipment to improve the lives of individuals with a broad range of diagnoses - from brain and spinal cord injury to stroke and amputation. Community Rehabilitation Hospital North has an advanced accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) in Adult Inpatient Care and for their Inpatient Brain Injury Specialty Program and Stroke Specialty Program.
The Therapy Manager is responsible to assist the Director of Rehabilitation Services for the ongoing assessment and improvement of Rehabilitative Services. Such responsibilities encompass not only the internal functioning of the department, but also the integration of the department into the overall functioning of the organization. The Therapy Manager works in collaboration with other Team Leaders to ensure optimal functioning of the department. The Therapy Manager will also assume responsibility and accountability for a designated team (s) of patients and provides therapy evaluations and treatments in accordance with established hospital and departmental policies and procedures, maintaining the highest degree of quality patient care.
The Therapy Manager also assumes responsibility and accountability for the care of those patients being treated by New Hires and may be assigned to orient staff and students and to assume the duties and responsibilities of the supervisor in the absence of that individual.
The Therapy Manager accurately assesses patients' needs, identifies and initiates appropriate therapy interventions, provides patient and family teaching, and works cooperatively with other patient team personnel in maintaining standards for professional therapy practice and interdisciplinary teamwork. These functions are carried out according to hospital policy in accordance with the mission and vision of the hospital and consistent with the philosophy of the department.
The Therapy Manager participates in performance improvement and program development activities. Responsibilities include providing input into the budgetary planning process; contributing to cost effectiveness of services and programs provided by the department; communicating the employee's observations and suggestions related to opportunities for improvement and maintaining positive relations with all customers.
The Therapy Manager will be responsible for all staffing schedules for those under the Director of Therapy. This includes weekday, weekend, and holiday staffing.
Current licensure as a Therapist in the state of Indiana.
Current Basic Life Support / CPR card.
At least two years of experience in the care of patients.
Job : Therapy (PT, OT, SLP & Assistants) Primary Location : IN-Indianapolis-Community North Rehab Hosp Organization : 4072 - Community North Rehab Hosp Shift : Day