ANNOUNCEMENT OF Professional Vacancy

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK · DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER  
450 CLARKSON AVENUE, BOX 1194, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11203
Department: ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY Job Title: TH DIRECTOR OF REHAB THERAPY
Professional  Rank: SL-5 Descriptive Title: ADMINISTRATOR
Salary Range: $61,621.00-$125,854.00+$3,026.00* Line Number: Line# 23385
Additional Position Information: * Represents Location Pay for full-time appointees. Hours of work: 9AM-5PM; Days of week: Monday-Friday; Hours per week: 37.5.
Brief Description of Duties:
The incumbent will be responsible for the administrative and clinical direction and oversight of the therapeutic divisions in the PM&R division of PT, OT, and SLP. Development and implementation of departmental policies and procedures related to the therapeutic disciplines. Assure compliance with policy and procedures of governing bodies. Budget oversight of all therapy disciplines - Identify staffing needs and adjust budget accordingly. Participation in hospital-wide committees as assigned. Staff supervision/recruitment to include directors of therapy and all other staff members in the therapy disciplines. Perform all required paperwork for annual evaluations and recruitment on a timely basis, maintain hospital files as per hospital policy. Provide monthly reports to the Chairman and Division Chief regarding therapy statistics and productivity. Function as a liaison between hospital administration and the therapy disciplines. Provide administrative support to the Division Chief of PMR including but not limited to on-boarding of physicians and clerical staff and GME responsibilities in conjunction with the residency coordinator. Serve as a leader and liaison betwween rehab therapy and other hospital departments, including attendance at rounds and performance improvement initiatives.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION

All successful candidates must undergo various background checks, maintain credentials required for continued employment and adhere to the SUNY-DMC UHB Principles of Behavior.   Clinical Faculty and Allied Health professionals must receive and maintain Medical Board authorization.
Qualifications:
REQUIRED: BS in Physical or Occupational Therapy. Master's degree in related field. At least 6-8 years of progressive managerial experience in an acute hospital setting with extensive knowledge of inpatient rehabilitation units and current requirements.
Posting ID: 14192 Ref #: B/PR-23385-16
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume along with a cover letter to ==>
Please include: Job Title( TH DIRECTOR OF REHAB THERAPY ), Line( 23385 ) and PostingID( 14192 )
The Employment Office
M.S.C.  1194
450 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11203  ( email: Careers@downstate.edu )

Closing date for receipt of applications:

Internal Consideration Program: Open Until Filled Off-campus recruitment: Open Until Filled

SUNY Downstate Medical Center offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
SUNY Downstate Medical Center is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familiar status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status or criminal conviction.