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Physical Therapist, Outpatient Manager

Company: Theraplay, Inc.
Location: Newark
Posted on: January 11, 2022

Job Description:

Are you a BIG KID at HEART ?
Then join us at Theraplay, Inc., where WORK meets PLAY! We are seeking an experienced physical therapist, occupational therapist or speech language pathologist to help lead our dedicated team at our pediatric outpatient center in Newark, Delaware!

Theraplay, Inc. is a leading provider of children's therapy services, with fourteen outpatient locations throughout Southeastern Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey. We provide the highest quality pediatric physical, occupational, speech and language, and feeding therapies to children from birth up to age 21 years. Our outpatient centers are the perfect combination of play and work, so we can help children reach their goals while engaging them in fun and functional activities. We believe that things are better when we work as a team; we have created an environment where therapists collaborate daily with one another to help address each child's individual needs. We pride ourselves on the ability work side-by-side with caregivers, so that they have the knowledge and power to carryover therapy into their child's home and community settings.

This opportunity is available to a dynamic pediatric physical therapist, occupational therapist or a speech language pathologist, who has strong leadership and organizational skills. The ideal candidate will have experience working in an outpatient facility and must have at least three years of work experience with children. Candidates must possess leadership skills, with a proven history of mentoring other therapists and helping to positively lead teams. Exceptional communication and organizational skills are expected. This is an excellent opportunity to lead an interdisciplinary team of physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech language therapists, as well as a small staff of front desk employees, while continuing to evaluate and treat children.

In addition to evaluating and treating patients, responsibilities of the Center Manager include:
Carry out and enforce policies and procedures by orienting new staff members, supervising sessions, and communicating changes effectively.
Ensure staff compliance of all state practice acts and professional standards.
Oversee productivity and scheduling of therapists, and manage payroll and staff files.
Manage and assist with staff needs, either clinical or professional.
Manage continuing education and tuition reimbursement for staff members.
Oversee recruitment of staff, working with the HR Team.
Oversee that all reimbursement for the center is being handled correctly- ensuring that the front desk responsibilities are on track.
Conduct monthly staff meetings.
Complete operating reports.
Offer customer service to our physician and referral sources as well as patients and families.
Assist in marketing aspects for the center, which include knowing and communicating referral trends and evaluating the needs for in-services for referral sources, as well as participation in events and contests.

The Theraplay Family of Companies now includes Theraplay, Inc., Austill's Educational Therapy Services, Positive Steps Therapy, AOT, Inc, Fleming Therapy, and The Children's Therapy Center. This allows us to work with children, to help them maximize their potential, in over 30 pediatric outpatient centers, in schools, and in homes throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, and Virginia.
The Theraplay Family of Companies is an equal opportunity employer and does not unlawfully discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on the basis of an individual's race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable law. This policy applies to all terms, conditions, and privileges of employment, including recruitment, hiring, placement, compensation, promotion, discipline, and termination.

Keywords: Theraplay, Inc., Newark , Physical Therapist, Outpatient Manager, Executive , Newark, Delaware

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