Rehabilitation Consultant

About the Role:

  • Meet Return to Work (RTW) state benchmarks
  • Undertake specific services and assessments such as; worksite, vocational, functional, ergonomic, equipment, home and job analysis as required
  • Conduct initial assessments and identify RTW barriers and design/implement/monitor programs that assist injured employees return to the workforce as required
  • Develop and implement strategies to progress files and achieve RTW benchmarks with minimum case costs
  • Liaise with insurers, medical practitioners, employers and workers to achieve outcomes appropriate for all parties
  • Complete accurate case notes which reflect actions undertaken and any recommendations to achieve the RTW goal
  • Attend secured work trial and job lead appointments
  • Accurately document activities to ensure appropriate billing
  

Essential Qualifications and Experience:
  • Tertiary Qualifications in Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Exercise Physiology, Psychology or Rehab Counselling or other equivalent WorkCover accredited discipline is essential
  • Full and current registration in one of the above disciplines is essential
  • Possess a minimum of one (1) year of relevant occupational rehabilitation and/or injury management treatment experience (Desirable)
  • Understand workers compensation, rehabilitation and occupational health and safety legislation
  • Superior customer service skills; commitment to deliver service excellence


For more information about this role, contact danielle@medirecruit.com

For more information, please apply via your CV, and one of our Healthcare Specialists will call you for a confidential discussion.