Administrator, Subacute Rehabilitation Unit

Administrator, Subacute Rehabilitation Unit

Job Summary

Provides daily coordination and management for the organization’s subacute unit to ensure that high quality services are provided. Performs all functions necessary to maintain daily operation of the program, including working jointly with other Siskin Hospital departments and on admissions and intake, scheduling, delivery of care, financial and billing issues, documentation of services, program development and/or marketing of the program.

Scope of Authority / Leadership Responsibility / Reporting Relationships /Identification of Work Team

Provides on-site management for all aspects of the subacute program, including oversight supervision of staff assigned to the program from other clinical departments. Works with department directors at SHPR to resolve performance issues as they arise. Makes fiscal decisions within established budget and business plan. Reports to the Senior Vice President for all daily operating and management decisions. Works collaboratively with all involved clinical managers to ensure smooth operation of the subacute program.

Patient Ages Served

Adolescent (14 – 18 years of age)
Adult (19 – 65 years of age)
Older Adult (over 65 years of age)

Minimum Qualifications or Equivalents

Formal education in both business and healthcare administration preferred

Minimum of five years experience within a healthcare field, with prior experience in a physical rehabilitation setting preferred; prior management experience and direct fiscal responsibility required

Tennessee State License as Nursing Home Administrator required; current certification with ASHA required

Strong interpersonal skills and ability to relate to individuals from a variety of socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds; ability to organize thoughts into a cohesive and logical sequence for written work; strong oral presentation skills; the ability to negotiate effectively and gain cooperation from others to ensure a common direction for the overall program; good business acumen and experience at budgeting. Ability to develop and implement programs and services to meet the diverse age, cultural, and disability issues of the expected patient population to be served, with special emphasis on geriatric concerns.


Siskin Hospital is a Smoke Free Facility!

In order to further our mission of helping others achieve and maintain healthy lives, effective March 1, 2017, Siskin Hospital for Physical Rehabilitation will no longer hire individuals who use tobacco or nicotine products in any form. Siskin Hospital recognizes the major importance of employees’ health and the responsibility of maintaining a healthy and safe environment for all employees, volunteers, patients and visitors. Therefore, all individuals who are offered a position with Siskin Hospital are screened for illegal drug, alcohol, and/or tobacco/nicotine as part of the post-offer health screening. Individuals whose post-offer health screening results are verified positive for illegal drugs, alcohol and/or tobacco/nicotine use, and/or whose reference and/or background checks are verified unsatisfactory, will be disqualified from employment, their job offer will be withdrawn, and they may be disqualified from applying for employment for one (1) year from the date of the post-offer health screening.

The Cultural Competency and Diversity Plan of Siskin Hospital is designed to help create and maintain an environment that promotes inclusion. Overall, creating the best experience for our patients and our employees. Caring People, Changing Lives.


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