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Director of Therapy/Rehabilitation Job Purpose: The Director of Therapy/Rehabilitation is responsible for managing and supervising the therapy/rehabilitation department to meet resident needs, the community's fiscal requirements and federal and state regulations. Duties and Responsibilities: - Assign resident caseload and other responsibilities to staff - Supervise, orients, trains, evaluates and counsels department employees to improve their job performance and to maintain high standards of care - Establish community specific policies and procedures for the department and assures employee compliance - Ensure department is in compliance with a medical records system that is accurate and concise; meets governmental and third party payer requirements; minimizes duplication; reflects a clear picture of the resident's problems, the therapist's intervention, and resident outcomes - Communicate effectively with administration regarding department programs, goals, objectives, problems and successes. - Responsible for revenue and expense controls to meet budgetary requirements - Ensure clinicians report required MDS info. accurately and on time Requirements: - Must have completed/graduated from a state recognized therapy course and have an active state license in one of the following areas: Physical Therapy, Physical Therapy Assistant, Occupational Therapist, Certified Therapy Assistant, or Speech Pathologist - Two (2) years of experience as a licensed therapist - Previous experience managing a team of therapist Benefits: - Health insurance - Dental insurance - Vision insurance - Paid time off To apply send cover letter and resume to Touchstone Healthcare is an EOE