Encompass Health Careers
Rehab Clinical Liaison - Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital
Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital, an affiliate of Encompass Health
Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital is a 110 bed adult acute rehab hospital in Worcester, MA. We are Joint Commission Accredited and Gold Seal Certified as a Stroke and Brain Injury Center of Excellence.
Our clinical teams are challenged with a wide variety of cases spanning many neurologic and orthopedic disease specific categories as well as multi-trauma related injuries. Our partnership with Encompass Health and UMass Medical provides a focus on strong rehabilitative care and the patient base only a recognized trauma center and teaching hospital can provide.
The Clinical Liaison is a field based clinical position providing clinical screening of potential referrals to our inpatient rehabilitation hospital through in person and telephonic methods. You will work with existing hospitals and community referral sources, using face to face contacts, helping to maintain admission levels and ensuring the correct rehabilitative services are received by potential patients. You will work off site and report in daily and weekly activity plans and ideas to help develop new referral sources.
You will interact with Discharge Planners, Case Managers, Physicians, Nurses and Therapists, as well as review patient charts and make direct clinical assessments to determine appropriateness for short term aggressive inpatient rehab services. Additionally you will seek out community events that present possible marketing outlets to help grow the image of our 4 rehab hospitals in the Massachusetts area.
Travel is daily from home with weekly or bi-weekly meetings at Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital in Worcester, MA; rare over night travel.
To attract and retain the best professionals, we offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), college savings plan, employee assistance program, pre-paid legal plan and much more all effective day one of employment.
What types of patients do we treat? We are an acute rehabilitation hospital. Our patients come to us days out of ICU with a wide variety of recent and often significant medical events 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 after just 1-3 weeks with us.
Keywords: Clinical Nurse Liaison, Clinical Liaison, nurse liaison, clinical marketing, admissions nurse, intake nurse, OT, PT, PTA, COTA, SLP-CCC
- Licensed in good standing by the appropriate state board of nursing or physical, occupational therapy.
Education, Training and Years of Experience:
- Degreed Nurse or Therapist, licensed in Massachusetts
- Minimum 2 years of clinical experience, with marketing experience highly preferred.
- Hospital based experience also preferred.
- Occasional travel to our corporate office in Birmingham, AL for training may be required
Address: 189 May Street, Worcester 01602
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1910150