Speech-Language Pathologist (Home Health)
Company: ProHealth Home Care Inc
Posted on: January 26, 2023
Currently hiring for a Home Health Speech Therapist for
Flexible Schedule - schedule your own visits
Prohealth has 4 office locations servicing the Santa Clara, Contra
Costa, Alameda, San Joaquin, and Sacramento area.
Prohealth Home Care is seeking an empathetic Home Health Speech
Therapist (ST) who will aim to make a positive difference in our
community. Our focus is to provide skilled and dignified care in
the comforts of their home while providing emotional support to our
patients and their families.
About the Company
Prohealth is a locally owned Home Health, Hospice & Palliative Care
agency with 4 locations serving over 12 counties in Northern
California. We maintain an average daily census of over 1800
patients. Being an industry leader for over 15 years, we pride
ourselves in providing exceptional clinical care with compassion to
our patients. Our patient focused care model provides personalized
care, ranging from nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy,
speech therapy, and even registered dietitian.
For more information visit our website
(http://www.prohealthhomecare.com) or to join our family oriented
team with excellent growth opportunities & career advancement, call
or email (hr@prohealthhomecare . com)
Home Health Speech Therapist Benefits:
Healthcare Plans (Medical, Vision and Dental)
Flexible Spending Account
Educational Assistance (Tuition Reimbursement)
Generous Paid vacation, Sick time and Holiday pay
Home Health Speech Therapist Job Description Summary
The speech-language pathologist is responsible for implementation
of standards of care for speech language pathology services and for
adherence to all conditions in the Service Agreement
Home Health Speech Therapist Job Responsibilities:
Conducts appropriate evaluations, assesses home environment (as
appropriate), identifies equipment needs relative to
Identifies functional speech defects and establishes a plan of care
to improve the patient's function.
Administers speech therapy program utilizing specialized
therapeutic technique and/or equipment.
Recommends communication devices/aids as indicated.
Confers with referring physicians and other organization personnel
to ensure coordinated and comprehensive care contributes to the
total plan of care.
As appropriate, participates in case conferences, in-services and
other meetings required to
ensure coordinated and comprehensive care.
Prepares and submits notes per organization policy.
Maintains clinical competency in speech language pathology practice
Identifies patient and family/caregiver needs for other services
and refers as appropriate.
Instructs patient, family/caregiver and other Organization health
care personnel in the
patient's treatment regime as indicated.
May supervise home health aide in procedures directly related to
the speech language
therapy plan of care.
Performs other duties as required to facilitate the delivery of
speech language pathology services
Home Health Speech Therapist Qualifications:
Possesses a master's or doctoral degree in speech-language
pathology (SLP), and who meets either of the following
Is licensed as a speech language pathologist by the State in which
the individual furnishes such service; or
If the State does not license speech-language pathologists:
Must successfully completed 350 clock hours of supervised clinical
practicum (or is in the process of accumulating such supervised
Performed not less than 9 months of supervised full-time SLP
services after obtaining a master's or doctoral degree in SLP or a
related field; and
Successfully completed an approved national examination in SLP
A minimum of one year's clinical experience in Speech-Language
Current BLS/CPR certification
Valid CA Driver's license
FULL-TIME/PART-TIME: Full-Time and/or Part-Time
LOCATION: Sacramento, CA
EOE STATEMENT: We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin,
disability status, protected veteran status or any other
characteristic protected by law.
Keywords: ProHealth Home Care Inc, Sacramento , Speech-Language Pathologist (Home Health), Healthcare , Sacramento, California
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