REHABILITATION THERAPY OPERATIONS MANAGER - JOHN H. STROGER HOSPITAL Job Number: 00121587
Job Posting: May 17, 2018, 7:49:55 PM Closing Date: Jun 17, 2018, 4:59:00 AM Full-time Shift Start Time: 8:00 A.M. Shift End Time: 4:00 P.M.
Posting Salary : COMPETITIVE
Organization: Health and Hospital Systems
LOCATION: JOHN H. STROGER HOSPITAL/ REHABILITATION SERVICES
HOURS: 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Under the general direction of the Director of Rehabilitation Services, coordinates and manages system wide, day-to-day operations and services at all rehab facility sites and divisions. Sites include: John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital (JSH), Oak Forest Health Center (OFHC), Provident Health Center (PHC), Ambulatory & Community Health Network (ACHN), Juvenile Temporary Detention Center (JDTC) and Cermak Health Center (CHS) with divisions to include: Physical Therapy (PT), Occupational Therapy (OT), Speech Language Pathology (SLP) and Audiology (AU). Provides oversight of site supervisors and provides remote or direct staff supervision in the absence of the site supervisors. Acts as a liaison to the Director of Rehabilitation Services and activities to ensure high quality, consistent, efficient, and effective Rehab Therapy operations throughout the Cook County Health & Hospitals System (CCHHS). Disseminates a shared vision, mission, goals and values for the Rehab Therapy Department that is consistent with the mission, vision, values and strategic initiatives of CCHHS. This position requires travel to work sites throughout the County of Cook.
Bachelor's degree or higher in Physical Therapy from an accredited program (Must provide original transcripts at time of interview) with current licensure in good standing as a Physical Therapist in the State of Illinois
Bachelor's degree or higher in Occupational Therapy from an accredited program (Must provide original transcripts at time of interview) with current licensure in good standing as an Occupational Therapist in the State of Illinois
Masters of Science or higher degree in Speech Language Pathology from an accredited program (Must provide original transcripts at time of interview) with current licensure in good standing as a Speech Language Pathologist in the State of Illinois AND must possess a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech Language Pathology (CCC-SLP) from the American Speech Language and Hearing Association. (Must provide proof at time of interview)
A minimum of five (5) years of clinical experience in clinical area of expertise with at least three (3) years of experience in an acute care facility, preferably in a Level 1 Trauma Center/Teaching Hospital environment is required.
A minimum of three (3) years of management experience in a health care setting is required.
A minimum of three (3) years of experience supervising students in rehabilitation is required.
Must possess an active Cardiovascular Resuscitation (CPR) certification. (Must provide card at time of interview)
Must be able to travel to work sites throughout the County of Cook.
Valid Illinois Driver's license and mandatory vehicle insurance as required in the State of Illinois (In accordance with the Code of Ordinances of Cook County, Illinois codified through Ordinance No. 16-0692, enacted February 10, 2016 (Supp. No. 32) § Sec. 2-673) is required. (Must provide driver's license and proof of insurance at time of interview)
Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Access, Excel, Outlook, Power Point, Word) is required.
A minimum of two (2) years of experience in clinical area of expertise in a Level I Trauma Center/Teaching Hospital Environment and two (2) years or more in an outpatient facility is preferred.
Experience managing/supervising in a unionized workforce is preferred.
Collaborative work experience with four rehabilitation professionals (OT,SLP, PT, Audiology) is preferred.
Prior experience and basic knowledge of health regulatory agency and professional clinical organization requirements: Illinois Department Public Health (IDPH), Illinois Department of Professional Regulation (IDPR), Joint Accreditation Commission of Hospital Organizations (JACHO), American Disabilities Act (ADA), Occupational Safety Health Organization (OSHA), Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act) HIPAA, American Speech Language and Hearing Association, (ASHA), American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) is preferred.
Prior experience and basic knowledge of therapy billing requirements: Center Medicare and Medical Services (CMS), Health care and Family Services (HFS), Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) International Classification of Disease (ICD) coding is preferred.
When applying for employment with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System, preference is given to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States for not less than 6 months of continuous service
To take advantage of this preference a Veteran must :
Meet the minimum qualifications for the position.
Identify self as a Veteran on the employment application by answering yes to the question by answering yes to the question,
The Cook County Health & Hospitals System’s mission is to deliver integrated health services with dignity and respect regardless of a patient’s ability to pay; foster partnerships with other health providers and communities to enhance the health of the public; and advocate for policies that promote the physical, mental and social wellbeing of the people of Cook County.
CCHHS is comprised of two hospitals, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital and Provident Hospital, a robust network of more than a dozen community health centers, the Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center, the Community Triage Center, the Cook County Department of Public Health, Cermak Health Services, which provides health care to individuals at the Cook County Jail and the Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, and CountyCare, a Medicaid managed care health plan.
The system cares for more than 300,000 patients each year and its physicians are experts in their fields, committed to providing their patients with comprehensive, compassionate and cutting-edge care. Today, CCHHS is transforming the provision of health care in Cook County by promoting community-based primary and preventive care, growing an innovative, collaborative health plan and enhancing the patient experience.