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Speech-Language Pathologist (Home Health)

Company: ProHealth Home Care Inc
Location: Sacramento
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:

Currently hiring for a Home Health Speech Therapist for Sacramento, CA.

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:

Competitive pay

401(k)

Healthcare Plans (Medical, Vision and Dental)

Flexible Spending Account

Educational Assistance (Tuition Reimbursement)

Leadership Development

Generous Paid vacation, Sick time and Holiday pay

Referral bonus

Performance bonus

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 speech/language function.

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 and theory.

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 requirements:

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 clinical experience);

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 Pathology.

Current BLS/CPR certification

Valid CA Driver's license

Apply Today!!

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.

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Keywords: ProHealth Home Care Inc, Sacramento , Speech-Language Pathologist (Home Health), Healthcare , Sacramento, California

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