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Representative, Disability Management

Surrey, BC
Full Time
3 days ago

Fraser Health continues to be recognized as one of BC's Top Employers, come join our team.

We are the largest and fastest growing Health Authority in Canada. Over 25,000 employees, 2,500 physicians and 6,500 volunteers provide a wide range of integrated health care services to over 1.6 million people living in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley.

We hire great people for great jobs. We are looking for a Representative, Disability Management to provide support in our Workplace Health Department.

Position Highlights

Bring your knowledge of Disability Management (DM) principles and practice to a role where you can really make a difference! In this position you will you will work with members of the Absence Management & Stay-at-Work team. You will provide support to the client representatives, disability management by advising on employee rehabilitation and health-related absences; promoting early return to work (RTW); and developing and implement RTW plans.

Your specific duties will include:
    •Coordinates the initial Enhanced Disability Management Program (EDMP) process by communicating with key stakeholders including Managers, Unions, rehabilitation providers and third party insurers to facilitate the safe and timely return to work for injured/ill employees •Assists injured/ill employees in all aspects of their absence •Proposes, develops and implements recovery plans with the Client Representatives, Disability Management when the plan involves more in-depth medical case management and/or complex cases and escalates appropriately •Interprets and applies collective agreement provisions related to EDMP and RTW processes working within the WCB Act and Regulation, Human Rights Legislation and Long Term Disability Benefit Plans •Monitors the status of employees' participating in EDMP through follow up with Managers, employees and EDMP Union Representatives. •Provides advice and recommendations to employees and managers on the suitability of job duties related to employee's current functional status.

Do you demonstrate proficiency in managing 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 best practices. You demonstrate a high level of discretion and maturity in handling confidential information and situations.

    •Diploma in Rehabilitation and Disability Management •3 to 5 years' recent, related experience in a disability management or rehabilitation setting

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

This regular full-time position is based at our Central City offices in Surrey, BC, with access to rapid transit, shopping, restaurants, on-site gym and other amenities.

Valued Benefits

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

Work with an experienced and join our commitment to provide quality care to our patients and clients. 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 a great place to work.