Divisional Rehab Director, Eastern Division
Job Description Job Attributes+
Community / Clinic
Ageility at Contract G&A
Newton, MA, US
SUMMARY: The Divisional Director of Rehab is responsible for directing, organizing and evaluating rehabilitation programs, services and personnel in his/her Division, in a manner that supports the goals of Ageility while maintaining federal and state regulations and the state specific practice acts for Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy. They oversee specific regions as assigned to them.
This position will over see the Eastern Division- States- MA, NY, NJ, PA, VA, DE, NC and MD.
Within the portfolio are Seventy One(71) Outpatient Clinics( Independent Living/Assisted Living and Memory Care) and Four(4) Inpatient/Skilled Care Facilities.
This position report Directly to the Senior Director of Ageility at Operations and the Vice President of Ageility
This position has four(4) Regional Directors of Rehabilitation reporting to the position.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Oversees the rehabilitation management in his/her designated facilities. Communicates directly with the facility rehab directors to ensure rehab-staffing levels through daily coordination of rehab staff assignments to meet clinical and operational needs. Reviews daily, weekly and monthly rehab productivity and efficiency to meet financial and clinical goals. Discusses findings and completes reports to the administrator, RDO and Corporate Rehab Director of Five Star. Working directly with the Regional Rehabilitation Directors, Area Rehabilitation Manager and Rehabilitation Director: hires, evaluates and disciplines rehabilitation staff. Ensures ongoing roll out of new policies and procedures to rehab departments in region. Works with the rehab director to ensure that the Five Star Rehab Standards are being maintained. Facilitates appropriate utilization and appearance of rehabilitation space to include coordinated interdisciplinary scheduling of residents. Reviews the medical records weekly, monthly to assure that all federal and state requirements and conditions of participation on Medicare and Medicaid are met and that each therapist and assistant generates an accurate record of the number of treatments provided. Reports these findings to the Corporate Rehab Director on a monthly basis. Works directly with the facility rehab director or Regional to ensure, communicate and coordinate departmental functions in a constructive manner that helps build team rapport and effectiveness. Communicates effectively with the rehab directors/Regionals and facility-specific departments to include: nursing, dietary, social services, activities, etc., rehab staff, administrators, corporate rehab director, regional and corporate staff regarding specific issues or projects, goals, objectives and successes. Works with rehab directors to implement appropriate facility procedures to meet Five Star Standards. Assists the rehab director/ Regional coordinate and assist in the orientation to the facility and ongoing training of the rehab staff including departmental specifics and work injury prevention. Works with rehab directors/Regionals to maintain an effective Five Star CQI performance improvement program. Participates in regional marketing efforts. Performs other duties as required or directed. Works closely with the Regional Clinical Director in implementation of programs and in mock surveys. Provides educational seminars to therapy and nursing staff. Identify areas in need of clinical development and works with therapy staff to implement appropriate programs. Troubleshoots clinical challenges in conjunction with rehab and nursing staff.
COMMUNICATION: Keeps current and integrates new information, communicates and models organization values and fosters high performance.
Ageility provides both inpatient and outpatient services to over 150 communities. These services are provided both within Five Star and to customers externally. We offer Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy Services. Our specialty programs includes our Step up to Stop falls Program, "Connections" our memory care therapy program, and our executive functioning program that focuses on cognitive strategies aimed at keeping our residents independent in areas such as medication management and house hold functions.
Ageility, and its parent, subsidiary and affiliated entities, prohibits discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment with regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or veteran status. In addition to federal requirements, Ageility, and its parent, subsidiary and affiliated entities, complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has communities and/or facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Job Additional Information
Ageility is the internal therapy company of Five Star Senior Living, a national healthcare and senior living provider headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts. We proudly offer the highest quality service and care with the warmth and hospitality of home. Founded in 2000, Five Star has two major operating divisions: Five Star Senior Living and Ageility. The Five Star Senior Living division includes more than 260 senior living communities across the United States and is one of the country's largest providers of quality retirement living in the nation offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, Alzheimer's/Memory Care, Healthcare Centers with Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Retirement Communities. Ageility include outpatient rehabilitation, day programs, and respite/short stay options
Who We Are
Ageility is a leading national provider of comprehensive inpatient and outpatient therapy along with wellness and fitness services designed exclusively for older adults residing in active older adult and senior living communities.
Ageility prides itself on the delivery of superior personalized services in an integrated fashion.
We partner and collaborate closely with the care teams in senior living communities to assist in providing continuity of therapy services across the continuum of care with the ultimate goal of helping our patients regain or retain their optimal level of performance.
Hear From Our Team Members
Ageility culture cherishes the relationship we have with our community partners, providing industry leading customer service. We understand how vital census is to the success of your operations. Our marketing and tour protocols are designed to develop potential residents. Ageility therapy and fitness programs allow residents to enjoy their time at your community for longer stays with the highest quality of life possible.
Divisional Rehab Director, Physical Therapist