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Speech Language Pathologist / SLP

Date Posted: 9/18/20
Job Number: 10744
City, State: Lake Placid, New York
Country: United States
Pay Rate: 70,200 - 87,750
Category: Healthcare
Term: Direct Hire
Description:


Speech-Language
Therapy team members assist with ensuring the health and well-being
of residents by making recommendations for a speech-language therapy
treatment plan, if necessary, and carrying out treatments as planned;
conducting an audiometric screening of resident upon request and
making recommendations for further audiology service. This position
ensures that the highest degree of quality resident care is
maintained at all times. 



Full-Time 37.5 Hours,
Monday - Friday


1.
Screens resident for communication problem upon request; conducts an
in-depth evaluation and makes written recommendations for a therapy
plan of care, if necessary and upon request.

2.
Coordinates audiometric screening test for resident and makes
referrals for further audiology evaluations, or treatments if
necessary.

3. Initiates speech-language
therapy plan of care according to physician orders; and maintains
required contact with the physician during the therapy program of
resident.

4. Observes rights of residents and
treats residents with respect and kindness.

5.
Maintains written evaluations, progress notes, and discharge
summaries for all residents in a speech-language treatment
program.

6. Confers with other staff regarding
special needs of residents and integrates speech-language treatment
program with goals and approaches of other disciplines.

7.
Attends Resident Care Planning and Family/Resident Care Plan Review
meetings for residents currently in a speech-language treatment
program.

8. Maintains records that include
statistical reports about resident, in-service education information,
budget information and a material/equipment inventory.

9.
Submits statistical reports to the Business Office staff for Medicare
billing payments, and completes assessment forms upon request.

10.
Attend staff meetings and required or preferred in-service training.

11.Participates
in developing and conducting in-service training programs for
facility personnel involved in resident care.

12.
Reviews written speech-language policies and procedures annually and
makes necessary revisions.

13. Maintains costs
of program within the parameters of the annual budget.

14.
Performs all position duties according to safety rules and practices
required for this position, & as required to ensure the general
safety of staff, residents & visitors of facility.

15.
Generate and develop ideas, which improve the quality of care for
residents or increase position productivity and satisfaction.

16.
Performs assigned duties according to the service excellence
standards and goals established for this position, and for all staff
members of facility.

17. Exhibit the highest
level of customer service toward residents, staff & visitors.

18.
Perform other position duties assigned by supervisor, management
staff or Administrator.





 
Requirements:

• M.A. or M.S. Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from an approved school required.
• 
New York State license to practice as a Speech-Language Pathologist required.
• 
Clinical Competence Certification from the American Speech and Hearing Association preferred.
• 
Ability to communicate well verbally and in writing required.
• 
Qualities of maturity, diplomacy, and ability to work well with others required.
• 
Verification of qualifications by the New York State Department of Health, Office of Rehabilitation Therapies (license number/certification number) required.
• 
Ability to perform tasks to established standards of excellence required.
• 
Demonstrated willingness to uphold the vision and mission of the company by following the core values of Integrity, Team work, Passion for Excellence and Reverence for the Individual is required.




To apply for this job please email resume@usastaffingnetwork.com or
call 1-585-387-0323. Please reference the Job Number "10744" when inquiring about this job.

 
 
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