PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and nine medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship. This is The Spirit of Healing—The Spirit of PeaceHealth.
Department:Rehab Therapies (3800)
Primary responsibility for the day-to-day operations of services, including the development, implementation, maintenance and compliance with departmental programs, policies, procedures, regulatory compliance and protocols. This position is responsible for the oversight of caregivers which includes staffing, performance evaluations, mentoring, training and corrective actions.
1.Oversees daily operations of services, including quality improvement initiatives, regulatory compliance, financial solvency and development of strategic plans. Maintains adequate staffing levels, adjusts to meet volume and acuity requirements.
2.Responsible for addressing and resolution of complaints related to service, care, operations and/or staffing issues.
3.Creates and monitors infrastructures, systems, processes, and standards to achieve outcomes. Responsible for managing and improving the quality of services, developing a positive work environment.
4.Manages budget throughout the fiscal year including supplies, equipment, labor, revenue, and expenses.
5.Responsible for financial stewardship including budget preparation and monitoring.
6.Partners to assure that units are in compliance with hospital, CARF, Joint Commission, state and federal standards
7.Performs clinical duties as needed, and within scope of training, practice and clinical licensure.
8.Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelors, Masters or Doctorate from accredited Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy or Speech Language Pathology Program or Graduation from an accredited school of nursing required.
Minimum of four years relevant experience, two of which includes lead or supervisory experience.
Licensed as a Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist or Speech Language Pathologist as required by State for clinical practice or Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state in which nurse will be practicing..
Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.
Must be detail oriented and well organized.
Effective verbal and written communication skills.
Proficient computer skills including MS Office applications.
Demonstrated interpersonal and customer service skills.
Location: Ketchikan, AK
Job Category: Management/Executives; PT, OT, Speech Therapy
Shift Length:8 Hours
Work Type: Full Time
Salary range starts at:$42.16
Required Certifications/Licensure:Basic Life Support; Occupational Therapist - Alaska
The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed within this job class. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.
Posting Notes: Ketchikan, AK || Management/Executives; PT, OT, Speech Therapy || Full Time || REHABILITATION SVCS