Our founding promise to the community is as valid today as it was over a century ago: we will care for all children in our region, regardless of the families’ ability to pay. Together, we deliver superior patient care, advance new discoveries and treatments through pediatric research, and serve as the pediatric and adolescent, academic medical center for Washington, Alaska, Montana and Idaho – the largest region of any children’s hospital in the country.
In 2019, U.S. News & World Report once again ranked Seattle Children’s among the nation's best children's hospitals – for the 27th year in a row. We received national rankings in all 10 specialty areas evaluated by U.S. News & World Report, and are honored to be the only pediatric medical center in Washington to be ranked.
As a Magnet designated institution, and classified among America’s best large employers by Forbes, we recognize the importance of hiring and developing great talent to provide best-in-class care to the patients and families we serve. Our organizational DNA takes form in our core values: Compassion, Excellence, Integrity, Collaboration, Equity and Innovation. Whether it’s delivering frontline care to our patients in a kind and caring manner, practicing the highest standards of quality and safety, or being relentlessly curious as we work towards eradicating childhood diseases, these values are the fabric of our culture and community.
In partnership with the Director of Rehabilitation, The Inpatient Rehab Manager is responsible to manage and coordinate the delivery of inpatient rehabilitation therapy services, meeting continuous performance improvement, customer service, financial, and delivery requirements in support of Seattle Children’s mission, vision and values. Ensure safe, efficient and cost-effective care is provided to patients and families and promote linkages and strategic relationships with Seattle Children’s ambulatory and regional therapy clinics.
In conjunction with the Director, and other managers/supervisors on the rehabilitation team, is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the rehabilitation therapy inpatient services and is responsible for the implementation of strategic initiatives for inpatient rehab services. Direct reports include inpatient therapy supervisors and therapeutic recreation specialists.
Required Education/Experience: - Bachelors of Science degree in physical therapy or occupational therapy from an accredited university (if PT or OT). - Masters Degree in Speech-Language Pathology (If SLP) Bachelor’s degree in Therapeutic Recreation (if TR) - Minimum five years clinical Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech -Language Pathology, or Therapeutic Recreation experience. - Minimum one year supervisory experience. - One year management experience in a healthcare setting.
Required Credentials: - Current Washington State PT, OT or SLP license (for clinical care). - Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification) (if TR). - Registered Recreation Therapist through WA State department of health (if TR). - BLS for Healthcare Providers.
Our community welcomes diverse experiences, backgrounds, and thoughts as this is what drives our spirit of inquiry and allows us to better connect with our increasingly diverse patients and families. Our organization recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.
The people who work at Seattle Children’s are members of a community that seeks to respect and celebrate all the qualities that make each of us unique. Each of us is empowered to be ourselves within this community, which cultivates and promotes equity, diversity, and inclusion at all levels.
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About Seattle Children's Hospital
We are united by a compelling mission: We provide hope, care and cures to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible.
Together, we deliver superior patient care, advance new discoveries and treatments through pediatric research and serve as the pediatric and adolescent academic medical center for Washington, Alaska, Montana and Idaho – the largest region of any children’s hospital in the country.
In 2019, U.S. News & World Report named Seattle Children's to its Honor Roll of the 10 best children's hospitals in the country. The Honor Roll designates excellence across a range of pediatric specialties. We are honored to be the only pediatric medical center in Washington to be ranked. U.S. News & World Report has recognized Seattle Children’s as a top children’s hospital every year since it began ranking medical facilities more than 25 years ago.