The Rehab Liaison is responsible for developing census as defined through targeted goals of the business plan and developing referral relationships within the geographic territory with an emphasis on face-to-face contacts. In addition, the liaison will assist with coordination of referral to admission conversion process and represent HealthSouth in community-related activities. In addition, the position:
Utilizes market analysis data in individual territory identifying new business and potential opportunities.
Recognizes barriers to admission, responds appropriately and follows up on admissions variables.
Understands healthcare operations, legal guidelines, competitive analysis, and market place trends
Provides in-services and professional presentations for referral sources, community groups and other organizations, regarding the HealthSouth’s services, programs and outcomes.
The Rehab Liaison creates an environment and culture that enables the hospital to fulfill its mission by providing patient safety and patient-centered treatment.
What types of patients will you see?
We are an acute rehabilitation hospital setting. Typically our patients spend an average of 2-4 weeks in our hospital and come to us with a wide variety of diagnosis such as: stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, various neurological disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, amputation, joint replacement, fractures, multiple trauma, cardiac conditions, and pulmonary conditions. 80% of our patients are discharged directly home.
We use evidence-based
practice guidelines to treat our patients. We utilize our clinical outcomes to asses and improve our treatment interventions and programs. We participate in a national outcomes database, which provides benchmarks and sophisticated outcome reports to help us continually analyze and improve our patient outcomes.
Helping you become better is critical to our success -
You will be paired with mentors
attend in-house as well as external educational programs. The treatment team is made up of full time therapists, nurses, social workers, pharmacists and medical staff; and we offer educational benefits if you are interested in continuing your education.
License or Certification:
Current State Professional License (CRRN preferred)
CPR Certification preferred
Current State Drivers License in state employed and acceptable driving record according to company policy.
Education, Training and Experience
Bachelors Degree preferred or equivalent job experience
Minimum 2 years experience as a clinician in a healthcare environment preferred
Minimum 1 year experience as a nurse liaison or successful sales experience in the healthcare environment preferred.
Familiar with acute hospitals, rehabilitation hospitals, and the local healthcare market preferred.
Good visual acuity and ability to communicate.
Ability to lift, lower, push, pull, and retrieve objects weighing a minimum of 30 pounds. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements.
Travel is infrequent, but necessary for training purposes. Minimum required travel includes training at Corporate Office in Birmingham, AL.
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