Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Compliance & Education Manager, Rehab in New York, New York

Compliance & Education Manager, Rehab

Job Posting Number: 23595

Allied Health – Rehabilitation

New York,NY

June 29, 2018

Company Overview:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

We are a nationally recognized leader in Oncology Rehabilitation. At Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, we offer Inpatient and Outpatient Rehabilitation services to our patients being treated at MSK. Comprehensive rehabilitation services are available throughout an individual’s continuum of care from treatment to survivorship.

Our exceptional team of rehabilitation experts include physiatrists, physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, occupational therapists, and rehabilitation assistants who collaborate within a multi-disciplinary team to improve our patients’ well-being. Our therapy team has extensive knowledge and expertise in all aspects of cancer rehabilitation and has been recognized both nationally and internationally. In addition, our extensive line of clinical care includes specialty areas in pediatrics, lymphedema, pelvic floor therapy, and vestibular rehabilitation. MSK Rehabilitation is dedicated to providing exceptional patient and family experiences and support throughout their care continuum.

You will:

  • Partner and assist the Director of Rehabilitation on physical and occupational therapy compliance, regulatory, and educational endeavors, policies and procedures.

  • Understand, uphold, and implement institutional policies, third party payor contracts, and federal and state regulations such as The Joint Commission (TJC), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid services (CMS), New York Department of Health, New Jersey Department of Health, and other regulatory agencies and accrediting bodies.

  • Establish and maintain processes, education, and training to ensure ongoing compliance with all regulatory requirements related to physical and occupational therapy services.

  • Oversee and manage programs pertaining to staff/patient education, PT Oncology Residency Program, and clinical student affiliation programs and related contracts.

  • Oversee quality improvement and special projects including clinical program development, achievement of set benchmarks and metrics.

  • Represent Rehabilitation Therapy interests in this forward-facing role through participation in organization-wide committees and presentations.

  • Travel to MSK Rehabilitation sites as needed to collaborate, educate, and inservice staff.

You are:

  • Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric

  • A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.

  • Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory

  • Action-oriented and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.

  • Consistently achieving results, even under tough

  • Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational

  • Effective at building formal and informal networks inside and outside the organization to further departmental and institutional goals.

  • Adept at building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives and goals.

  • An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding.

  • Effective at gaining the support and commitment of others by engaging them around your perspective and priorities.

  • Resilient in recovering from setbacks and skilled at finding detours around

  • Able to operate effectively, even when things are not clear or the way forward is not

  • Adept at learning quickly, applying insights from past efforts to new situations.

  • Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances.

You have:

  • Qualified candidates should be a NYS licensed Physical or Occupational Therapist.

  • Doctor of Physical Therapy preferred; Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy required OR Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy preferred; Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Therapy required.

  • 4-7 years’ experience in acute care and/or outpatient experience required, oncology experience preferred with a minimum of 2 years supervisory experience required

  • Schedule: Mon-Fri, 8 hour days.


MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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