Physical Therapy Manager | Oncology/Lymphedema | $20,000 Sign On Bonus
ChristianaCare Health System
Location: Newark, Delaware
Internal Number: JR69929
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ChristianaCare is recruiting for a Physical Therapy Manager to work at the out patient Helen F. Graham Cancer Center site.
As a Physical Therapy Manager, you will provide overall supervision and direction for the Physical and Occupational Therapy team in the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center site.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Provides direct clinical evaluation and treatment of patients referred for physical therapy and interprets the results in an accurate and timely manner
Directs the day-to-day operations of the Department
Provides clinical oversight for staff providing therapy evaluation and treatment to patients
Provides leadership to staff on the current programming for and Rehabilitation Services
Responsible for performance management of staff, including staff development
Manages the fiscal operations of the Therapy Department
Evaluates the effectiveness of therapy programs and provides feedback for changes that may be necessary or improvements that can be achieved. Is a leader and active participant with performance improvement.
Provides leadership and direction for clear concise documentation of patient progress and to monitor staff compliance with documentation guidelines, rules and regulations
Maintains current knowledge of rules and regulations that govern the practice of physical and occupational therapy and orients staff and managers on changes.
Promotes excellence in patient relations, giving the utmost to caring and compassionate treatment of those referred to our care
Education and Experience Requirements:
Master's level degree or above in Physical Therapy from an accredited school
At least 5 years of experience in direct clinical care within a rehabilitation setting
An equivalent combination of experience and education may be substituted
Delaware license for Physical Therapy
Knowledge of current therapy practice and theories of treatment
Knowledge of therapeutic sequences and their application to patient treatment progression
Knowledge of management principles and techniques
ChristianaCare is a not-for-profit organization eligible with the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program. We also offer incredible Work/Life benefits including medical/dental/ vision insurance coverage on your first day of employment, paid PTO, retirement plans, twelve weeks of paid parental leave, annual membership to care.com, access to backup care services for dependents through Care@Work, retirement planning services, financial coaching, fitness and wellness reimbursement, and great discounts through several vendors for hotels, rental cars, theme parks, shows, sporting events, movie tickets and much more!
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ChristianaCare Health System is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 21st in the nation for hospital admissions. Christiana Care is proudly a Nurse Magnet recognized institution. Christiana Care Health System is also one of the largest health care providers in the mid-Atlantic region, serving all of Delaware and portions of seven counties bordering the state in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care includes two hospitals with more than 1,100 patient beds, and is a major teaching hospital with two campuses. Christiana Care is continually recognized for excellence on a regional and national level. Our role in the community is expressed in the Christiana Care Way: "We serve our neighbors as respectful, expert, caring partners in their health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value."Christiana Care is a great place to work because we value diversity and recognize it to be a core part of our success. Because of the diversity of our employees, affiliated health professionals and volunteers, we are ...positioned to meet the unique needs of our patients and community. We acknowledge and celebrate the uniqueness and talent of each employee. Because of our talented workforce we are able to provide a quality healthcare experience to our patients and community. We strive to create an inclusive environment in which individual diversity can be leveraged and thrive. Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.