rehab director resume example with 14+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,

Compassionate and responsible healthcare provider with over 16 years experience specializing in geriatric population in post acute care settings, as well as supervisory and managerial roles. Enthusiastic about driving patient care, while maintaining dedication and determination to supporting organizational goals and objectives. Enhanced communication skills and open-minded leadership abilities to lead interdisciplinary teams, while driving patient driven outcomes and maintaining quality and quantity objectives of company. Committed to maintaining and providing knowledgeable and accurate guidance, service, and delivery of expected outcomes and responsibilities as delegated.

  • Enhanced critical thinking and problem solving skills needed to drive patient centered care and achieve maximal results of both patient and organizational outcomes.
  • Competent in recognizing and performing with high degree of consistent accuracy.
  • Ability to communicate clearly, with high expectations, in order to conduct meetings that achieve results.
  • Proficient with computer systems including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
10/2014 to Current Rehab Director Therapy Management Corporation | Quincy, IL,
  • Managed changes in integrated health care delivery systems and technological innovations while keeping focus on quality of care.
  • Maintained awareness of government regulations, reimbursement changes (RUGs to PDPM)
  • Supervised, oriented, trained and counseled department employees to improve job performance and maintain high standards of patient care.
  • Developed programs appropriate to needs of residents in facility to achieve highest feasible level of functioning.
  • Facilitated on-going assessment of patient and family needs and oversaw implementation of interdisciplinary team plan of care.
  • Promoted and followed facility infection control policies, procedures and OBRA guidelines to improve quality of care for health and safety of residents.
  • Maintained appropriate and adequate staffing and scheduling of residents on caseloads.
  • Performed or oversaw initial patient assessments and evaluated response to treatment interventions.
03/2011 to 10/2014 Claire Midwest Health | Leavenworth, KS,
  • Maintained work environment conducive to stimulating the growth of individuals through education, leadership, and support while driving outcomes for the patients and nursing facility to meet patient and professional goals.
  • Promoted new program development with focus on functional outcomes to improve quality of life of patients served.
  • Administered proper oversight of overtime, productivity and staff utilization to optimize revenue and profitable growth.
  • Conducted annual performance appraisals for therapy staff, conferring with regional director on performance and merit reviews.
  • Formulated and collaborated with team members to develop individually-designed treatment programs to restore, maintain and improve physical functioning.
  • Evaluated effects of treatment at various stages, and led discussions with multidisciplinary team members to facilitate adjusting treatments to achieve maximum benefits and patient outcomes.
  • Led and motivated employees through supervision, training and coaching on duties and daily operational activities, while making certain employees have a clear understanding of their responsibilities.
  • Resolved conflicts between therapists, nurses and administrative staff to maintain optimal workflows and maximize outcomes of patient care.
  • Implemented new hire training to further develop skills and initiate discussions on task prioritization.
  • Coordinated delivery of exceptional patient care by evaluating workflows and facilitating positive changes.
  • Recruited well-qualified candidates to fill vacancies and offer residents unparalleled care.
  • Developed policies to align procedures with nursing home strategic initiatives and complied with statutory, regulatory, state and federal guidelines.
  • Maintained time management skills in order to effectively manage the patients requiring speech therapy services within the nursing facility, while maintaining and managing duties as the director of the rehab department.
01/2009 to 03/2011 Travel Claire Innovative Placements Inc. | City, STATE,
  • Facilitated on-going assessment of patient and family needs and oversaw implementation of interdisciplinary team plan of care, while maintaining all regulatory requirements of providing care in the SNF setting as outlined and aligned in Chapter 8 of Medicare Benefit Policy Manual.
  • Investigated and reported issues relating to patient care and conditions which might hinder patient well-being.
  • Observed patients for changes in physical, emotional, mental or behavioral condition and injuries, and communicated recommendations with the IDT team.
  • Assisted in facilitating safe and positive living situations for clients following discharge of SNF services, by communicating with family and other staff about concerns or challenges.
  • Communicated with patients with compassion while keeping medical information private.
  • Collaborated with multi-disciplinary staff to improve overall patient care and response times.
  • Maintained a high degree of professionalism when communicating with providers and customers, including during periods of adversity, to achieve highest level of outcomes for patients.
  • Worked to cooperate with others to maximize outcomes for the benefit of the organization related to all quality and quantity metrics.
  • Effectively balanced the demands of work with private life to maximize efficiency and productivity in the work field.
Education and Training
Expected in 12/2008 Master of Science | Kinesiology Texas Woman's University, Denton, TX GPA:
Expected in 08/2006 Bachelor of Physiotherapy | Guru Govind Singh Indrapastha University, Delhi, India, GPA:

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School Attended

  • Texas Woman's University
  • Guru Govind Singh Indrapastha University

Job Titles Held:

  • Rehab Director
  • Claire
  • Travel Claire


  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy

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