Speech Therapist Acute & Homecare Availability - Per diem

    Virtua Health, Inc.
    Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    Looking for a per diem SLP who would be interested in both acute care & homecare!
    Summary:

    Provides speech/language pathology examination and evaluation to determine prognosis, provide intervention, and update plan of care.

    Assists manager/supervisor with clinical and operational issues. Works with manager to improve processes and utilization of rehab services.

    Position Responsibilities:

    • Consults with medical, ancillary professionals and other team members/supervisors to provide optimum quality patient care and effective operations.

    • Demonstrates comprehensive evaluation skills and interventions. This includes evaluating the effectiveness of interventions and modification of plan of care as appropriate.

    • Maintains and completes evaluations, patient records, reports and all written documentation effectively and in a timely manner, in accordance with regulatory and department guidelines.

    • Effectively utilizes other support staff as appropriate.

    • Effectively communicates with patient and/or family/significant other in providing education and literature in accordance with the patient's age, physical condition and cultural needs.

    Required Education:

    Master's degree in Speech Language Pathology from a program accredited by ASHA.

    Training/Certifications/Licensure:

    Current licensure in the State of New Jersey.

    ASHA certification.

    CPR certification.

    For home care and early intervention staff, a valid driver's license, current automobile registration and proof of insurance.

    Posting ID: 551556938Posted: 2020-07-14