U.S. Physical Therapy and OPR Management Services, Inc.

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Disability Management Specialist

Disability Management Specialist

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Briotix is hiring a part-time Disablity Mangerment Specialist (RN, NCM (Nurse case manager), Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist, Vocational Case Manager) to work onsite with a Portland, OR client for whom we provide Ergo and RTW services in a hospital setting. The provider would need to have medical background, prefer PT, OT, ATC and prefer experience in WC claims treatment, though no treatment will be required. The work would be providing ergonomic assessments, RTW Job Coaching, Injury prevention coaching, working with supervisors and managers and claims personnel in assisting employees to RTW. Would work with team of professionals to manage each case effectively, including nursing, claims personnel, HR, management, and the employee. Needs exceptional communication skills, verbally and in writing and ability to navigate the complexities of occupational and non occupational claims (training provided) in an hospital (including its offices) setting. This position requires 20 hours per week and applicants must have flexible availability to provide time at different times of the day from week to week. 

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The Disability Management Specialist provides individualized and group services to the clients of Briotix.  These services include prevention, with a primary focus on planned leave consultation, return to work consultation/planning and return to work activity coaching.  With the help of a Performance Manager, the Disability Management Specialist is in charge of coordinating with the client to develop and maintain a successful and engaged program that will mitigate disability and leave occurrences and result in a more efficient, productive, healthy and safe workforce.

Helpful backgrounds for a Prevention Specialist position with Briotix include: 

  • Ergonomics
  • Injury Prevention
  • Outpatient Orthopedics
  • Employer-based Wellness Programs
  • Employer-based Injury Prevention Programs
  • Health & Safety Engineering (HS&E)

Our most common Injury Prevention Services 

  • Ergonomic Evaluations
  • Ergonomic Education & Training for all levels of employees
  • ‘Work-n-Stretch’ Exercises
  • Functional Job Analysis
  • Early Symptom Intervention
  • Return to Work Job Coaching
  • New Employee Orientation
  • General Job Coaching
  • Conditioning Classes
  • Software-based consulting

In addition to Prevention Services, Briotix provides 

  • Onsite Physical Therapy
  • Return to Work Services