The field of private rehabilitation provides exciting and challenging career opportunities. IARP Rehabilitation and Disability Case Management (RDCM) Section members work with diverse populations of people with disabilities in business, industry, government, and agency settings. The RDCM Section is an excellent resource for developing and revitalizing your professional career.
WHO ARE WE?
The IARP RDCM Section is a dynamic community of professionals who provide rehabilitation and disability case management services in rehabilitation agencies, business and industry, insurance companies, schools, hospitals, government services, and private rehabilitation organizations. Our members coordinate multi-disciplinary rehabilitation services and we provide direct services to persons with disabilities, including rehabilitation case management, job placement and return-to-work coordination, vocational counseling and career assessment, independent living and community integration, benefit assistance, and ergonomic and assistive technology implementation. We consult with employers and others on regulation compliance issues, disability policy, and best practices to improve productivity and independence of people with disabilities
WHY BE ACTIVE IN THE IARP RDCM SECTION?
Rehabilitation and disability case management practice provides a challenging and rewarding career. Participation in the IARP RDCM Section optimizes your career capabilities by offering networking opportunities with leaders in the profession, many of whom offer mentoring for new professionals. We find our strength and take pride in our diversity of practice and our entrepreneurial spirit. We collectively offer experience in bench-marking and best practices, and we are recognized for our national and international influence, as well as our commitment to the professional growth of new and present members. RDCM members are strong vocal advocates for their profession and quality standards of service delivery. We are a welcoming community where lifelong friendships and professional relationships are constantly developed and nurtured. We are committed to supporting our members through continuing education, professional networking opportunities, and the development of tools and resources to support our members and to enhance the lives of those we serve.
OVERVIEW OF THE REHABILITATION AND DISABILITY CASE MANAGEMENT SECTION (RDCM)