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Part Time - Medical and Rehabilitation Manager

Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom, £ £ - Annual Annual, Permanent

Description:

Part Time - Medical and Rehabilitation Manager - Catastrophic Injury

DWF is seeking to recruit an experienced Registered Nurse, Chartered Physiotherapist, Case Manager or Occupational Therapist who will provide a range of Medical and Rehabilitation services, as part of our wider, nationally recognised Catastrophic Personal Injury department.

Please note that this role is a Part Time role for 2-3 days per week.

The role can be based remotely with travel to either in Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds, Bristol, Liverpool, Newcastle, Edinburgh or London.

Operating as part of an expanding MRM Team of qualified health professionals with extensive experience of catastrophic injuries and treatment with preferably a background in case management. The successful candidate as a Medical and Rehabilitation Manager will help to evaluate claims effectively, accurately and offer appropriate rehabilitation solutions to those with life changing injuries.

The role will include:

  • Reviewing medical records to produce medical record chronologies and analysing them to assist in the claims defence process.
  • Assess suitability of nominated rehabilitation Case Managers and suggest alternative as necessary.
  • Interpretation, analysis and advice on the Immediate Needs Assessment and likely effectiveness and cost of ongoing rehabilitation recommendations to achieve targeted functional improvements. Working with and challenging Case Managers to ensure that rehabilitation goals are, clinically justifiable, proportionate to the injury and have clear progress and outcome measures.
  • Having input at clinical multi-disciplinary meetings and running case surgeries.
  • Reviewing the extent of injuries, causation, pre and post-accident medical history and future impact, appropriateness of treatment recommended.
  • Sourcing medical experts and critiquing medical reports.
  • Support development of new medical and rehabilitation products and services and source new providers.

Requirements: A proven healthcare professional registered with a professional body; NMC or HCPC.

Also:

  • A minimum of 6 years post - qualification experience.
  • Significant experience of brain injury, spinal injury and catastrophic injury patients in an acute care or rehab setting and ideally as a Case Manager.
  • Experience with social, vocational, housing and psychological aspects of care.
  • A sound understanding of NICE guidelines, statutory healthcare polices and relevant clinical best practice.
  • Evidence of ongoing and appropriate CPD.
  • Experience in insurance would be advantageous (though not essential)

Benefits package and flexible working:

We want you to feel valued and rewarded by your time at DWF. We understand the importance of offering you a reward package that goes beyond simply salary. That's why, when you join DWF, you'll be given a choice. You can pick from a range of benefits, allowing you to build a package that suits your needs and lifestyle, as well as those of your family. In addition to our standard benefits (medical insurance, life insurance, pension and 25 days annual leave), we offer flexible benefits which include season ticket loans, gym memberships, health assessments, cycle to work, retail vouchers and a buy as you earn share scheme. You will also have access to additional wellbeing programs such as an online GP and an Employee Assistance Programme.

We welcome applications from people looking for a flexible or [partly] agile role. We are happy to explore your preferred working patterns as part of your application.

About DWF

DWF is a leading global provider of integrated legal and business services, operating across eight key sectors in over 30 global locations with over 4,000 people. Our purpose is to deliver positive outcomes with our colleagues, clients and communities. The legal market has changed profoundly in the last decade and the speed of change continues to increase. There is a clear and growing desire for legal services to be delivered in an easier and more efficient way. So we've listened to our clients and designed a range of services to meet these needs. Our vision is to deliver integrated legal and business services on a global scale through our three offerings; Legal Advisory, Mindcrest and Connected Services. Our ability to seamlessly combine any number of these services to deliver bespoke solutions for our clients is our key differentiator. This Integrated Legal Management approach delivers greater operational efficiency, price certainty and transparency for our clients. Without compromising on quality or service.

Note to recruitment agencies

We hire the majority of our talent directly by our resourcing team or via referrals. On occasion, we will look for external support and will release vacancies to our recently reviewed Preferred Suppliers List. Speculative CVs sent by other agents or outside of the agreed process will not be accepted and no recruitment fee will be applicable.

Job Details

1331000340
Not Specified
Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
Permanent
£ £ - Annual Annual