Speech Language Pathologist/SLP-Home Health

Category
Therapy
Job ID
2018-3136
Type
Full Time 30
Location Name
Bellingham Home Health
# of Openings
1
Address
459 Stuart Rd
Days of the week working
M-F
City
Bellingham
Time of day and or shift schedule
8AM-5PM
State
Washington

Overview

Now Hiring!

 

Part-Time Home Health Speech Language Pathologist/SLP

 

Work Schedule: Monday through Friday

 

Coverage Area is Whatcom County

 

Signature Home Health - 459 Stuart Rd -Bellingham, Washington 98226

 

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The Home Health Speech Language Pathologist/SLP provides speech therapy services to patients with mild to severe speech, language, and swallowing related disorders in order to help patients recover or restore communication skills and swallowing abilities.

Responsibilities

  • Make initial evaluation visits to patients in their place of residence.
  • Use various tests to determine the nature and extent of the patient’s impairment.
  • Develop an appropriate plan of care; revise treatment plans as necessary.
  • Communicate to physicians the patient’s progress and any changes in the plan of care.
  • Advise and consult with patient’s family, caregivers, and other staff on safety precautions and safe swallow protocols.
  • Complete clinical and progress notes the day of service.

Qualifications/Skillsets

  • Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology from an accredited program.
  • Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an SLP in this state.
  • Must meet the education and experience requirements for a Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC’s) granted by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).
  • Current CPR Certification.
  • Minimum 1 year clinical work experience as an SLP-CCC.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and current automobile insurance.
  • Basic understanding of age-related differences in caring for and communicating with patients and caregivers.
  • Ability to meet productivity expectations, organize tasks and manage time effectively.
  • Work independently without supervision, and use good judgment in difficult situations.
  • Possess personal sensitivity to the needs and experiences of others and a non-judgmental attitude towards persons of differing standards, values, lifestyles, and ages.

Please apply on line for this position here:

 

https://careers-4signatureservice.icims.com

 

Lee Whitlock

Signature Services – Director of Recruiting
Tel: 971-224-2512 |C: 503-329-2802 | F: 1-866-859-5350

LWhitlock@4signatureservice.com |www.4signatureservice.com

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