Outpatient Therapy Manager

Outpatient Therapy Manager job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: 1st - Day
Hours: 8a-5p
Schedule: Full Time

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

Our goal at Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital is to return people recovering from illness or injury to the highest quality of life possible. We provide a full continuum of inpatient and outpatient care including physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech and language pathology, rehabilitation nursing and case management services. EOE/AA.

Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital is now hiring a Full Time Outpatient Therapy Manager responsible for the oversight of 5 outpatient clinics.

Job Duties:

  • Plans, directs, coordinates and monitors therapy program operations with measurable improvements in clinical outcomes and customer patient satisfaction.
  • Manages, participates, and administers strategic, operational, fiscal, and personnel activities for assigned therapy department(s) in accordance with established regulatory agencies.
  • Represents the organization and/or department at various community and/or business meetings; promotes existing or new services; serves as liaison and develops and maintains business relationships.
  • Takes ownership of assignments, special projects, pilot programs; other duties as assigned or requested.
  • Meets budget (Operating & Capital) for assigned areas.

Education:

  • Minimum- Bachelor’s Degree in Physical or Occupational Therapy; or Master’s Degree in Speech Therapy.
  • Desired- Master’s Degree in related field.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

    Excellent analytical, problem solving, organizational and communication skills. Must be able to uphold and communicate principles of rehabilitation services to all levels within and outside the hospital system.

Licensure:

      Current NM License in Physical or Occupational Therapy or Speech Language Pathology.

Experience:

  • Four (4) years rehabilitation experience of which three (3) years in a supervisory capacity.
  • Desired- Management of more than one therapy discipline.

Why Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital?

  • Hospital of Choice Award from the American Alliance of Healthcare Providers
  • Excellence in Outcomes Award from Focus On Therapeutic Outcomes (FOTO), Inc.
  • CARF-accredited in six programs

Department / Location

PHYSICAL THERAPY - OUTPATIENT
Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital - Albuquerque, NM