Assisted with the development and implementation of quality assurance and monitoring. Developed and maintained computerized charting systems. Conducted weekly and monthly reports to ensure that all staff members were up to date.
Developed and implemented treatment plans for geriatric patients, including evaluations, rehabilitation, and home exercise programs. Worked with the rehab department to develop and implement treatment plans.
Ensured all staff were trained and completed in accordance with CMS guidelines. Provided training to MDs and OASIS for reporting.
Provided oversight of all aspects of the facility including hiring, training, and scheduling of staff. Conducted weekly meetings with the Director of admissions to ensure that the best practices were met.
Managed and directed the hiring, scheduling, and implementation of new and existing employees. Established and maintained relationships with physicians, payers, and insurance companies.
Developed and implemented policies and procedures for the billing department, including the development of a new system for the implementation of a comprehensive training program.
Senior Physical Therapist
West Virginia University
Completed patient care, including discharge planning, case management, home health aides, and referrals. Developed and implemented treatment plans for patients with neurological, orthopedic, and other conditions.
Assist in the development of the outpatient rehab program, including benefits of Medicare, Medicaid, and other home health care referrals.
Provide skilled therapy services to patients and families in the community, including the benefits of Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurance companies to ensure the best quality of care for clients.
Manage and direct care of geriatric patients with Medicaid and private insurances. Supervise and mentor new staff. Work closely with the interdisciplinary team to provide comprehensive care for residents.
Experience in counseling, educating, and assisting patients with various types of diagnoses. Provided direct care to patients in the outpatient setting.
Perform initial evaluations and discharge of outpatient patients and families. Communicate with physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals.