Signature Service Speech Language Pathologist/SLP-Home Health in Central Point, Oregon

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PRN Home Health Speech Language Pathologist/SLP

Signature Home Health - 834 South Front St - Medford, Oregon 97502

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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.

  • 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.

  • 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:

Lee Whitlock

Signature Services – Director of Recruiting

Tel: 971-224-2512 |C: 503-329-2802 | F: 1-866-859-5350|

Hospice | Home Health | Home Care

ID: 2018-3616

External Company Name: Northwest Hospice, LLC