What does a Regional Director of Rehabilitation do?

Rehab managers serve in high-level administrative roles, typically overseeing the day-to-day operations of a facility that provides care for physical, mental health, or addiction rehabilitation or recovery. They are responsible for all aspects of routine functions, including hiring, training, and supervising staff. They ensure the staff and facility are in compliance with all applicable regulations and guidelines. Their primary objective is to provide a safe, healthy, and supportive environment for patients or clients. They also have administrative and financial duties such as managing budgets and payments.

Rehab managers typically have a bachelor’s degree in a business or healthcare field, although an advanced degree is often preferred. Some roles require specific health-related credentials or licenses. These positions require strong project management capabilities and excellent leadership skills.

What responsibilities are common for Regional Director of Rehabilitation jobs?
  • Manage daily operations, ensuring efficient operations, and quality care.
  • Monitor and analyze all aspects of the therapy program.
  • Attend all mandatory meetings, training, and assignments as delegated.
  • Responsible for the hiring, orientation, development and support of all staff.
  • Assume responsibility for annual merit evaluation of therapy staff.
  • Manage day-to-day operations and upkeep of the rehabilitation department.
  • Ensure patient satisfaction, and effective customer relations between patient and staff.
  • Ensure all care delivery is consistent with individual's license.
  • Ensure all staff comply with established HIPAA and Compliance policies and standards.
  • Ensure quality clinical programming for optimal patient outcomes in order to meet or exceed the patient, Company and customer (facility) goals.
  • Compliance with Code of Conduct and compliance programs when perform job functions.
  • Responsible for revenue and expense controls to meet budgetary requirements.
  • Ensure that therapists and therapy assistants are compliant with documentation.
  • Coordinate research projects to develop new approaches to rehabilitative therapy.
  • Assist with goal setting/planning and ensures staff goals are in line with department and hospital goals.
  • Assume responsibility for facility reports on a weekly and monthly basis.
What are the typical qualifications for Regional Director of Rehabilitation jobs?
  • Bachelor's or Graduate's Degree in a social science such as psychology.
  • Demonstrated professionalism and problem solving skills.
  • A leader and collaborator with an emphasis on advocacy.
  • Can use critical thinking and time management in tandem to ensure safety and forward motion of patients and clients.
  • Is comfortable providing motivation and adapting when necessary.
  • Comfortable keeping records and strict confidentiality.
Work/Life Balance
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Career Opportunity
3.6 ★
Avg. Experience8+ years

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Tender Touch Rehab ServicesTender Touch Rehab Services
Director of Rehabilitation
2 Oct 2022

“They habitually ask if I am having any problems and immediately attempt to resolve them.”

Tender Touch Rehab ServicesTender Touch Rehab Services
Director of Rehabilitation
2 Mar 2023

“Tender touch gave me the opportunity to grow in my career and has helped me every step of the way.”

Grace Rehabilitation CenterGrace Rehabilitation Center
Rehab Manager
13 Apr 2022

“I work with the best caring and supportive employees.”

Select RehabilitationSelect Rehabilitation
Director of Rehabilitation
23 Sept 2023

“Good people to work with both with select and and the facility.”

Encore Rehabilitation ServicesEncore Rehabilitation Services
Rehab Director/PTA
21 Mar 2022

“would be nice to separate holidays”

Brewster PlaceBrewster Place
Rehab Manager
19 May 2022

“Residents are great to work with”

Synergy CareSynergy Care
Director of Rehabilitation
21 Sept 2021

“Great team to work with”

Energize RehabEnergize Rehab
Director of Rehabilitation
15 Dec 2021

“Can afford good rate”

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