Apply!

Position Details

Department: Rehabilitation Services Thomas
Category: Rehab/Therapy
Location: Phoenix
Posting #: 310108
Date Posted: 10/14/2016
Employee Type: Regular

Position Summary

This position provides clinical leadership of patient care services and directs supervision of Therapists and support staff to ensure consistent provision of developmentally appropriate quality patient care in accordance with all applicable federal, regulatory, professional standards and requirements.

PCH Values

  • Family-Centered care that focuses on the need of the child first and values the family as an important member of the care team
  • Excellence in clinical care, service and communication
  • Collaborative within our institution and with others who share our mission and goals
  • Leadership that set the standard for pediatric health care today and innovations of the future
  • Accountability to our patients, community and each other for providing the best in the most cost-effective way.

Position Duties

  1. Assists with the appraisal process by bringing a relevant clinical perspective for all disciplines in the program. Assists in the interviewing process and makes recommendations for hiring and terminating employees.
  2. Coordinates in-service schedules, insuring completion of evaluation forms and presentation of in-service to staff after attending an outside educational activity. Communicates with other site coordinators about in service opportunities both internal and external.
  3. Develops and coordinates new programs and clinics. Consults with other programs regarding program issues.
  4. Ensures compliance with governing agencies by participating in surveys, reviewing and recommending updates for program policies and procedures and ensuring ongoing compliance during accreditation interim.
  5. Evaluates and treats patients, demonstrating knowledge of normal development and skills necessary to provide age appropriate intervention. Provides care as outlined in the standards of care section of the Policies and Procedures Manual. Uses pediatric-based behavior management strategies and matches diagnostic/therapeutic interventions to age and disability of children. Establishes appropriate treatment plan with age appropriate goals and target time frames, which are discussed and mutually agreed upon with the family or other caregivers. Performs assessments, develops, and implements treatment plans for patient populations, including neonates, pediatrics, adolescents, and adults.
  6. Provides assistance for immediate personnel issues (e.g., signing time cards, processing incident reports in the absence of the Director, Rehabilitation Services). Conducts, directs, monitors, and insures timely completion of discipline specific orientation. Provides direct guidance and leadership to team members.
  7. Provides clinical leadership and supervision for employees of the Rehab Program by conducting and coordinating internal use review of clinical cases. Provides or coordinates discipline specific education and develops and/or tests clinical pathways. Enhances staff development through the establishment of program and individual goals. Participates in discipline specific and multidisciplinary program expansion.
  8. Provides educational programs and in-service training to physicians in training, physicians in general, staff, and others in the community.
  9. Performs miscellaneous job related duties as requested.

Apply for this position?


or drag your file to this box

Position Qualifications

Please review the following qualifications and specify whether you meet each of the requirements listed.
Do you meet this requirement?
Education
1. Bachelor's Degree or higher in Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy or Master's in Speech Language Pathology from an accredited University. Required
Do you meet this requirement?
Experience
1. Three or more years of Professional Pediatric Clinical experience. Required
2. Previous Supervisory/Management experience. Preferred
Do you meet this requirement?
Certifications/Licenses/Registries
1. Current State of Arizona License in Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy or Speech Language Pathology by start date. Required
2. Current Specialty Certification in Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy or Speech Language Pathology. Preferred
3. Current BLS certification for Healthcare Provider from the American Heart Association by start date. Required
4. If a speech pathologist, current ASHA certification. Required
Physical Requirements & Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential
1. Physical Requirement - Climbing Frequently
2. Physical Requirement - Feeling (sensing textures and temperatures) Frequently
3. Physical Requirement - Fine Motor Skills (pinching, gripping, etc) Frequently
4. Physical Requirement - Hearing Frequently
5. Physical Requirement - Pushing/pulling Frequently
6. Physical Requirement - Reaching Frequently
7. Physical Requirement - Sitting Frequently
8. Physical Requirement - Standing Frequently
9. Physical Requirement - Stooping/crouching/kneeling/crawling Occasionally
10. Physical Requirement - Talking Constantly
11. Physical Requirement - Tasting/smelling Occasionally
12. Physical Requirement - Walking Constantly
13. Physical Requirement - Near Vision Frequently
14. Physical Requirement - Far Vision Frequently
15. Physical Requirement - Color Discrimination Occasionally
16. Physical Requirement - Use of keyboard, mouse and/or computer equipment Constantly
17. Physical Requirement - Lift up to 35 pounds without assistance Frequently
18. Physical Requirement - Lift more than 35 pounds without assistance Occasionally
19. Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential - Inside office environment Applicable
20. Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential - Airborne communicable diseases Applicable
21. Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential - Bloodborne pathogens or bodily fluid Applicable
22. Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential - Fumes or airborne particles Applicable
23. Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential - Hazardous materials exposure Applicable
24. Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential - Radiation exposure Applicable
25. Occupational Exposure/Risk Potential - Toxic or caustic chemicals Applicable
internal/external
I have reviewed the qualifications, physical requirements and occupational exposure/risk potential for this position and wish to apply