SEARHC is a non-profit health consortium which serves the health interests of the residents of Southeast Alaska. We see our employees as our strongest assets. It is our priority to further their development and our organization by aiding in their professional advancement.
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Provide direction, supervision, coordination and planning of services for the Ethel Lund Medical Center (ELMC) physical therapy (PT) department. Provides appropriate physical therapy service to patients of all ages and physical conditions. The performance of this department has a direct and significant impact on individual patients and on the health care delivered by SEARHC.
This position involves management of a busy outpatient PT department as well as direct patient care with a moderate to high level of difficulty. The scope of duties includes a full range of clinic management skills; evaluation and treatment skills; and the coordination of care with providers inside and outside of SEARHC. The incumbent develops and/or updates policies and procedures to reflect current standards of care and managerial practices. Poor judgment and performance in this position can result in poor health outcomes for patients; may lead to litigation against the provider and/or clinic; and may adversely affect productivity and revenue, the reputation of SEARHC and its ability to be the healthcare provider of choice to our beneficiaries.
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