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Client Partner, Disability Management

Surrey, BC
Full Time
2 days ago

We hire great people for outstanding jobs. We are seeking a Client Partner, Disability Management to come aboard and provide support in our Workplace Health Department.

Position Highlights

Bring your knowledge of Disability Management (DM) principles and practices to a team where you can really make a difference! You will be responsible for the development, implementation, maintenance and evaluation of musculoskeletal injury prevention programs in an assigned area of Fraser Health.

Do you show strength in handling disability cases and services within a disability management or rehabilitation setting? We are looking for a pleasant person with an eye for detail. You are able to set priorities, are driven and have exceptional self-motivation skills enabling you to thrive independently in your position.

You are knowledgeable in current trends in disability management and related standard methodologies. You demonstrate a high standard of discretion and maturity in handling confidential information and situations.

Your specific duties will include:
    •Performing case management for the rehabilitation of ill/injured employees through rehabilitation, vocational rehabilitation, RTW plans and duty to accommodate agreements; •Collaborating with external agencies such as WorkSafe BC, ICBC, Great West Life and Healthcare Benefit Trust in the development, negotiation and implementation of disability/case management plans and agreements; •Implementing agreements and plans to ensure both a safe and durable return to work for staff; •Coordinating the development of individual return to work plans and ensuring the process and outcomes are evaluated; •Establishing contact with injured employees and act as the focal point for centralized communication and coordination of the treatment/rehabilitation plan; •Identifying systemic barriers to return to work; •Assisting departments to identify suitable transition work for ill/injured employees.

Here is what we would like you to have:
    •Bachelor's Degree in a health discipline such as Kinesiology, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy or Occupational Health Nursing •Five (5) years' recent related experience in a large multi-union environment and registration with the appropriate professional organization

An equivalent combination of education, training and experience is acceptable.

This temporary full-time position with an approximate end date of January 1, 2023 is based at Surrey Memorial Hospital, Surrey, BC.

Valued Benefits:

A career with Fraser Health will offer you the opportunity to be a part of a dedicated team of providers in a dynamic and rewarding health care environment. We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.

We believe in your work with our dedicated team, come join in our commitment to provide quality care to our patients and clients. Our purpose - To improve the health of the population and the quality of life of the people we serve.

Our Commitment:
    •To be passionate in pursuit of quality and safe health care. •To inspire individual and collective contribution. •To be focused on outcomes, open to evidence, new ideas and innovation. •To embrace new partners as team members and collaborators. •To be accountable.

We invite you to apply today and find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health to their friends and family as an excellent place to work! We believe and value diversity in the work force and aim to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.

Fraser Health is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.9 million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional territories of the Coast Salish peoples. Our team of nearly 40,000 staff, medical staff and volunteers is dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities to deliver on our vision: Better health, best in health care.