Supervisor of Therapy - Inpatient Rehab
Company: Renown Health
Posted on: April 8, 2021
Under the general direction of the Manager or Director of
Rehabilitation Therapies, this position is responsible for
supervising the rehabilitation therapy staff, The incumbent also
provides direct patient services as a clinician and assists the
manager/director in the overall operation of the Rehab Therapy
Nature and Scope:
The incumbent oversees the provision of Rehab Therapy Services. The
incumbent comprehends a patient's physical, motor or sensory
adaptation needs, cognitive, and psychosocial needs specific to the
population being served, and meets standards of quality as measured
by the Unit or Department age specific competency standards.
This position does provide patient care. Within this general
framework the supervisor performs the services described for staff
therapist a minimum of 40%- 50% of work time and treats patients.
The incumbent provides therapy services to patients of Neonatal,
Pediatric, Adolescent, Adult and Geriatric patients and families
dependent on the setting. The incumbent also orients, trains, and
supervises staff as described above as well as therapists, aides,
students, volunteers and supportive staff as needed. The position
participates in program development, staff continuing education and
scheduling, and acts as a contact person for other rehabilitation
team staff. This person evaluates, counsels and recommends hiring
and termination of employees. He/She may be required to perform
other duties and to work overtime.
Approval from the Department Manager/Director is needed for changes
in department policies and procedures, Renown Health provided
travel and continuing education programs, supply purchases,
purchasing of equipment, significant changes in or development of
new therapeutic programs, and hiring and firing employees.
The foregoing description is not intended and should not be
construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills
and efforts or work conditions associated with the job. It is
intended to be an accurate reflection of the general nature and
level of the job.
Minimum Qualifications: Requirements - Required and/or
Must have working-level knowledge of the English language,
including reading, writing and speaking English. Bachelor's degree
or post-graduate degree and completion of an Occupational Therapy,
Physical Therapy, or Speech and Language Pathologist program.
Completion of continuing education of a supervisory nature.
Incumbent must have a minimum of three full years clinical
experience with increasing responsibilities in several acute or
post-acute clinical specialty areas and increasing supervisory
Ability to obtain and maintain Current Nevada State licensure in
Speech and Language Pathology, Occupational Therapy, or Physical
Therapy is required. Valid State of Nevada or California driver's
license and ability to pass Renown Health's Department of Motor
Vehicles Report criteria and current automobile insurance for
Required to maintain current CPR certification by American Heart
Association and/or obtain CPR certification within 30 days of
Computer / Typing:
Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook,
PowerPoint, Excel and Word and have the ability to use the computer
to complete online learning requirements for job-specific
competencies, access online forms and policies, complete online
benefits enrollment, etc.
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