Mercy Health

  • Manager-Therapy Services

    Requisition ID
    2018-776591
    Category
    Other Allied Health
    Position Type
    Full Time
    Shift(s)
    Days
    Department
    Op Therapy Services
    Location
    US-MO-Springfield
  • Overview

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    We’re a Little Different

     

    Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.  

     

    We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

     

    At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

     

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    Responsibilities and Qualifications

    The Therapy Manager assures the delivery of safe, high quality and cost effective therapy services by competent therapists and assistants. They ensure the efficient utilization of available resources to meet productivity and financial goals. The Therapy Manager works collaboratively and effectively with other administrative personnel, physicians and co-workers throughout the Ministry to enhance communication, share pertinent data and improve processes across the continuum. The Therapy Manager ensures that there is appropriate managerial oversight of both inpatient and outpatient services and ensures appropriate staffing to provide patient care services. They are leaders who inspire a shared vision, demonstrating the value of change and presenting to co-workers with enthusiasm. The Therapy Manager models the way by setting professional standards, having a positive attitude and engaging co-workers to become leaders in change. They challenge the current process and enable others to promote change by providing support, mentorship and guidance to those who provide direct patient care. The Therapy Manager encourages co-workers by providing both public and private recognition and connecting on a personal level with those that they serve. The Therapy Manager holds direct and indirect care providers accountable for their professional responsibilities and adherence to regulatory guidelines. The Therapy Manager performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with the Mission, Values and Mercy Service Standards.

     

    Qualifications:

     

    Because you’re committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That’s why you’ll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:

     

    • Graduated from an approved physical therapy, occupation therapy or speech-language pathology program.
    • Current license in the State of Missouri.
    • A minimum of three years of physical therapy, occupation therapy or speech pathologist experience in orthopedics.
    • Board Certified Clinical Specialist: thru the American Board of Physical Therapy or Occupational Therapy -preferred but not required.

     

    We’ll Support You at Work and Home

     

    Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

     

    What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

     

    Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

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