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KINDRED REHAB AKA VENCARE REHAB SERVICES Clinical Liaison - RN Preferred in Tacoma, Washington

Clinical Liaison - RN Preferred (360795-3843 ) CHI Franciscan Rehabilitation Hospital opened the doors of this new 60-bed physical rehab hospital in May 2018 to serve patients recovering from strokes, brain and spinal-cord injuries, amputations, complex orthopedic injuries, and other conditions. We are growing and now preparing to open up another 29 beds this spring! The hospital is an exciting joint venture partnership between CHI Franciscan Health and Kindred Healthcare. As a Clinical Liaison, you will have the ability to use your clinical skills while working in a strategic and fast-paced business environment. You'll be: Creating long-term relationships with members of the local healthcare community, including hospital Care Managers and Discharge Planners Identifying and clinically evaluating patients to determine whether they are medically appropriate for admission to the inpatient rehabilitation hospital Spending your workdays at an assigned group of hospitals, providing education to these community partners about why inpatient rehabilitation services is the best next step in some patients' recoveries You'll also be meeting with patients and their families as well as members of their acute care or other healthcare teams to evaluate them from a clinical perspective and then partner with the medical and operational leaders at CHI Franciscan Rehabilitation Hospital to facilitate their admission. When you come to work here, you will be joining an interdisciplinary team where doctors, nurses, therapists and other experts work together to form individualized care plans for our patients and residents. The goal of our team is to focus on each patient as an individual to ensure that we are meeting their clinical needs and creating a fun and dynamic healing environment. Each employee's dedication is essential to meet and exceed the needs of each patient, resident and family we serve. Ranked as one of Fortune magazine's "Most Admired Healthcare Company" for 8 years, Kindred welcomes you to join our team and build a career that touches lives. We offer a competitive salary, quarterly bonus potential and a generous employee benefits program that includes: Medical insurance (15 plans to choose from) Dental insurance Vision insurance Life and Disability Insurance Accident Insurance Critical Illness Insurance Hospital Indemnity Plan 401(k) Plan with Company Match Identity Theft Protection Pet Insurance Hyatt Legal Plan Paid holidays, paid sick leave and a Paid Time Off Program Qualifications License or Certification: Washington State licensure as a Registered Nurse, Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist or Speech and Language Pathologist Washington Driver's License Education and Experience: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy or speech and language pathology Three or more years of acute care clinical or case management experience strongly preferred If you are a current Kindred/RehabCare employee Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Drug Free Workplace