Sava Senior Care (Park Highland Nursing and Rehab Center)
Rehab Program Manager
Full-time
Sava Senior Care (Park Highland Nursing and Rehab Center)
Sava Senior Care (Park Highlands)
711 Lucas Drive
75751 Athens , TX
Job Description: 

Responsible for the overall administration, clinical planning, development, and operations of the Rehab Program.

Responsibilities Include: 
  • Recruits, hires, provides orientation/training, and retains a sufficient number of qualified staff to carry out the responsibilities of the Rehabilitation department. Ensures employee performance meets or exceeds expectations and periodic performance appraisals are conducted on a timely basis.
  • Ensures rehabilitation staff is providing appropriate care to Resident in keeping with established standards for quality and in accordance with generally established principles of care.
  • Supervises the scheduling of residents for therapy services considering available treatment hours, staff resources and overall plan of care.
  • Manages the evaluation and development of in-house therapy programs including equipment assessment and staffing ratios.
  • Completes required forms and documents in accordance with company policy and state and/or federal regulations.
  • May be required to perform patient care duties as their licensed discipline.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Education/Experience: 
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, or Masters degree in Speech Therapy.
  • Current valid state licensure as an OTR, RPT, or SLP-CCC.
  • One to three (1-3) years' previous clinical experience preferred.
Work Environment: 

Shift work may be required. Employee is frequently required to stand, walk, use hands or fingers, reach with hands and arms, feel, talk and hear. Employee will occasionally assist to lift and / or transfer patients weighing between 100 to 250 pounds. Employee is occasionally exposed to blood or other body fluids, fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.