Speech Therapist (ST) - Home Health - Manhattan Area
Company: Interim Healthcare Manhattan
Posted on: September 17, 2022
Speech Therapist (ST) - Home Health - Manhattan Area
Pay Rate: Negotiable
If you are a Speech Therapist (ST) in the Manhattan area & are
looking to have a consistent, Part-Time Job, this job is the one
for you! Interim Healthcare of Manhattan is looking for a Speech
Therapist that is looking to join a growing, local, family business
& is looking for a flexible & rewarding position. If you are
interested in learning more about this flexible position, we would
love to talk with you - apply today!-- -
Provides services for the purpose of diagnosing and treating speech
and language disorders which result in communication disabilities,
and for the diagnosis and treatment of swallowing disorders
(dysphagia), as well as auditory rehabilitation.-- - The treatment
and intervention provided is in accordance with the
patient--------s plan of care, accepted standards of professional
practice, applicable law and regulation, as well as applicable
Interim HealthCare policies, procedures and clinical pathways.
The Stehley Family has locally owned and operated Interim
Healthcare in the State of Kansas for 42 years. Interim Healthcare
of Topeka, Manhattan, and Lawrence is the only agency in these
areas that offers the full continuum of care - which consists of
Home Health, Hospice, Private Duty, and Staffing Services. Our
Mission Statement is 'We Improve People's Lives', and that is the
core of what we believe in here at Interim Healthcare. If you are
looking to join a company that is growing & has a family culture,
this may be the job you have been looking for!-- -Nationally,
Interim HealthCare has been providing great jobs to great people
for over 50 years and there are more than 300 offices across the
country. That kind of stability combined with our commitment to
integrity makes us your perfect career partner.
-- --- - Locally Owned And Operated
-- --- - Health Coverage (If Full-Time Status)
-- --- - Dental Coverage
-- --- - Vision Coverage
-- --- - Flexible Assignment to fit your Needs
-- --- - Competitive Salary and Benefits
-- --- - Paid Holidays
-- --- - Life Insurance
-- --- - 401k
-- --- - Free Education Courses
-- --- - Assist the physician or other licensed independent
practitioner in evaluating the patient--------s level of
communication deficit, hearing and swallowing function, as well as
in developing the resulting plan of care/treatment including
appropriate long term treatment goals, selection of interventions,
and the intensity, frequency and duration of services to meet the
needs of an individual patient.
-- --- - Completes initial and ongoing comprehensive assessments at
appropriate time points as assigned.
-- --- - Selects and teaches task-oriented therapeutic activities
designed to improve comprehension and production of language in
oral, signed or written modalities; speech and voice production;
auditory training; speech reading; and communication strategies
using multi-modal training (e.g. visual, auditory-visual, and
-- --- - Regularly assess changes in the patient--------s status
since the last visit/treatment day, and determine whether the
planned services should be modified, performing a re-evaluation and
obtaining revision orders from the physician as indicated.
-- --- - Prepares and submits timely, legible, relevant and
sufficient documentation -----" whether written or electronic
-----" of treatment and skilled intervention provided, as well
appropriate reports of a patient--------s progress toward goals in
accordance with professional standards of practice, policy and
procedures, and payor requirements.
-- --- - Advises and consults with the family and/or other
caregivers to promote patient progress and planning for
-- --- - Participates in educating the patient and the family, and
other caregivers to promote patient progress toward mutually
-- --- - Actively effectively communicates with other members of
the interdisciplinary healthcare team providing care in order to
promote coordination of patient care and planning for
-- --- - Visually and auditorially observes and assesses the
-- --- - Participates in quality and performance improvement
-- --- - Participates in in-service training, as requested.
-- --- - Completes other assignments as requested and assigned.
-- --- - Has access to personal health information (-------PHI-----
-) necessary to fulfill the above duties and responsibilities.-- -
Access to use and ability to disclose PHI is further defined by
Minimum Education & Experience Requirements:
-- --- - Master--------s or doctoral degree in speech language
pathology, and who meets either of the following requirements:
-- --- - licensed as a speech-language pathologist by the State in
which the individual furnishes such services; or
-- --- - In the case of an individual who furnishes services in a
State which does not license speech-language pathologists:
-- --- - Has 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
speech-language pathology services after obtaining a
master--------s or doctoral degree in speech-language pathology or
a related field; and
-- --- - Successfully completed an approved national examination in
-- --- - In the last five (5) years, two (2) years of experience as
a speech language pathologist that is relevant to the patient
-- --- - COVID-19 Vaccine Documentation
-- --- - Provide proof of valid driver--------s license, per
-- --- - Provide proof of valid auto liability insurance if
assignment(s) includes driving own vehicle to transport patient,
per organization-specific policy.
-- --- - Meets applicable state and federal health screening
-- --- - Pass federal and state required criminal and abuse
background checks where required.
-- --- - Verification of employment eligibility (I-9) in accordance
with local, state, and federal law and regulations.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:
-- --- - Able to read and interpret technical instructions related
to the care of the patient.
-- --- - Able to provide proof of current CPR certification, per
-- --- - Able to prioritize multiple functions or tasks to
effectively manage multiple changes based on patient needs and
-- --- - Able to provide COVID-19 Vaccination Documentation.--
-- --- - Meets the applicable health requirements to provide
patient care per applicable law or regulation.
Working Conditions & Physical Effort:
-- --- - Work is normally performed in a residence, aggregate
living facility, school or occupational setting.
-- --- - Work environment involves occasional exposure to
communicable diseases, blood borne pathogens and/or potentially
infectious or hazardous materials and situations that require
following extensive safety precautions and may include the use of
protective equipment (e.g. face masks, goggles, latex or non-latex
-- --- - Able to spend varying amounts of time sitting, standing
-- --- - Able to stand, walk, bend, stoop, squat, kneel and reach
-- --- - Able to lift, reposition, and transfer patients.
-- --- - Sufficient endurance to perform the required physical and
mental tasks over long periods of time.
-- --- - Able to constantly grasp with thumb in opposition to
fingers of palm, i.e. manipulate pen, knobs or objects.
-- --- - Visual acuity, dexterity and hearing to perform required
-- --- - Ability to work flexible schedule and/or evening hours as
-- --- - Physical activity is sedentary and may require occasional
lifting, carrying, pushing or pulling up to 10 lbs.
-- --- - Travel within geographic area serviced by office, if
-- --- - Able to travel locally from assignment to assignment, if
PandoLogic. Keywords: Pediatric Speech Language Pathologist,
Location: Manhattan, KS - 66505
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