HME Rehabilitation Specialist

UnityPoint Health

Requisition ID
2021-95539
Category
Home Health and Hospice Patient Services - Non-Nursing
Location
US-IA-Cedar Rapids
Address
298 Blairs Ferry Rd
Affiliate
9400 UnityPoint at Home Affiliate
City
Cedar Rapids
Department
Operations- HME- CR
State
IA
FTE
1.0
FLSA
Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift
8:30 - 5:00 Monday - Friday
Work Type (Portal Searching)
Full Time Benefits

Overview

HME Rehab Specialist

UnityPoint at Home

Cedar Rapids, Iowa

1.0 FTR

8a-5pm M-F

 

Independently assess client  needs for the most appropriate specialized mobility equipment based on clinical, environmental, vocational, educational, funding or transportation factors, or under the guidance of  physician, OT, PT or management

Responsibilities

The Rehabilitation/Mobility Specialist is responsible for all wheelchair applications and customer follow up. This position is responsible for upholding the highest standard of customer service at all times as identified by the agency. The Rehabilitation/Mobility Specialist is responsible for establishing relationships with referral sources and identifying growth opportunities. Aggressive marketing is a key component of this position. This position must comply with all local, state, and federal regulations as they apply to HME, and comply with all agency policies and procedures. The Rehab Specialist remains current in all wheelchair and advanced applications. This position will serve as a preceptor/trainer for all HME employees. Participates in performance improvement activities and is an active member of the PI Committee. This position provides one inservice per year internally and one per year externally. This position participates in external groups and committees and will maintain current patient records as outlined by JCAHO

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Minimum Requirements

Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position.

Preferred or Specialized

Not required to perform the essential functions of the position.

Education:

 

 

 

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Experience:

 

 

 

 

 

·         Possess a mechanical background and aptitude.

·         Strong interpersonal skills.

·         Ability to work as a collaborative team member.

·         Read, speak and write fluent English and perform simple arithmetic computations.

·         Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures.

·         Valid Mandatory Reporter course completion by state(s) requirement

·         Valid licensed driver with automobile insurance in accordance with state and/or organizational requirements. 

·         Basic computer knowledge of Microsoft Word and Outlook

 

  • Maintain ATP and any other industry related credentials earned through continuing education offerings.

 

License(s)/Certification(s):

 

 

 

 

 

  • Mandatory Reporter:  Child and Dependent Adult Abuse

 

 

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

 

 

 

 

Accountability

Communication-written & verbal

Decision making

Flexibility

Customer/patient focused

Managing priorities/deadlines

Problem-solving

 

Other:

 

 

 

Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.

 

 

Job ID: 76177

Posted 22 days ago

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