Overview

Medavie Blue Cross Rehabilitation Consultant Full Time in Moncton, NB

Medavie Blue Cross

Branch Moncton NB CA

Position:
Rehabilitation Consultant
Location:
Moncton, NB

Life and Disability Management. In this role you will be responsible for providing medical and vocational rehabilitation intervention to claimants on disability…

Job Title: Rehabilitation Consultant

Department: Life and Disability Management

Competition: 2016-609

Employment Type: Full Time, Permanent

Location(s): Moncton

Salary: Comprehensive Compensation

Reports to: Manager

Closing Date: September 25, 2016

The Company

For over 70 years, and across six provinces we’ve been a leading diversified health services partner for individuals, plan sponsors, plan advisors and governments across Canada. We are proud to be a not-for-profit organization committed to giving back to the communities where we live and work. We support the health and wellness of our employees and their families with various wellness programs and resources to support their personal and professional growth.

We’re a team of 1,900 colleagues dedicated to collaboration, innovation, customer service, and committed to work-life balance, community involvement and career development which is why Medavie Blue Cross is recognized as a Top 100 Employer, one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures and one of Atlantic Canada’s Top Employers .

The Opportunity:

In this role you will be responsible for providing medical and vocational rehabilitation intervention to claimants on disability, involving liaison and negotiation with employers, unions, health care providers and other stakeholders to promote return to work as part of the recovery process.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide confidential, objective third party assistance to employees facing obstacles that prevent them from attending work; Manage return to work initiatives through liaison with employers, health care providers and rehabilitation professionals;
  • Develop a network of preferred service providers across the territory served by the company;
  • Approval and review of interventions mandates entrusted to outside suppliers to ensure the relevance and quality of the results of these interventions;
  • Meet or participate in meetings with current or potential service providers, clients, brokers or claimants;
  • Take part in special projects such as modifications of computer system, choice of tools, development of procedures, new reports/ratios, national committee, etc; and
  • Achieve any other task of comparable nature, or of general order, required by its functions and/or required by the immediate superior.
  • Ensure excellent services is offered by different suppliers and collaborate tom the development of selection criteria and qualitative measures;
  • Take part in the development and establishment of activities for health promotion programs and the management of benefits;
  • Take part in committees on group experiences and results of the groups;
  • Take part in special projects such as modifications of computer system, choice of tools, development of procedures, new reports/ratios, national committee, etc; and
  • Achieve any other task of comparable nature, or of general order, required by its functions and/or required by the immediate superior.

Qualifications:

Education: Post-Secondary education in a related field.

Work Experience: 3 to 5 years experience in rehabilitation/disability management.

Other Qualifications: Medical and contractual knowledge.

Computer Skills: Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of products.

Language Skills : Bilingualism (French and English) is considered an asset.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Moncton, NB, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-22
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