• SLP, Speech Language Pathologist, Per Diem, Home Health

    Location US-NC-Lexington
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(5/10/2018 12:28 PM)
    Position ID
    2018-22172
    Category
    Speech Therapy
    Zip
    27292
  • Overview

    BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking an experienced Speech Language Pathologist for a per diem opportunity performing home visits with our Davidson County Visits office, located in Lexington, NC. This office services adult and geriatric clients on a per visit basis throughout Davidson, Randolph, and Montgomery County. Prior home care experience a plus, but not required.  As a home care Speech Therapist, you will be an integral member of a multi-disciplinary health care team that provides rehabilitative care and skilled nursing to clients, affording them the opportunity to receive the medical care required to remain at home.

     

     

     

     

    Responsibilities

    • Make home visits to clients in designated geographic territories.
    • Perform thorough evaluations to assess, diagnose, and provide therapeutic interventions for clients who are experiencing speech, language, communication, or swallowing difficulties.
    • Develop a treatment plan based on the evaluation, physician’s orders, and recommended goals.  
    • Continually assess and revise the speech therapy care plan, and participate with BAYADA Clinicians in the multidisciplinary care plan, as appropriate. 
    • Educate and instruct patients, family members, or other patient representatives, in rehabilitative care and activities necessary to promote the client's health, safety, and independent living. 
    • Accurately document observations, interventions, and evaluations pertaining to patient care management and services provided, utilizing a state-of-the-art touch pad tablet.

     

    Qualifications

    • A current license as a Speech Language Pathologist in North Carolina.
    • Possess a certificate of clinical competence in speech from the American Speech and Hearing Association, or;
    • Have the equivalent educational requirements, as indicated by school transcript or diploma, and work experience necessary for such a certificate, and be awaiting the opportunity to take the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association examination for certification, or;
    • Have completed the necessary work and education requirements, as indicated by school transcript or diploma, and be in the process of accumulating the necessary supervised work experience required for certification.
    • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively.
    • Strong interpersonal skills, organizational skills, and problem solving skills. 
    • Solid computer skills; prior experience with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred.

     

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    Posted Date

    5/10/2018

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