Rehab Without Walls Speech Language Pathologist PRN in Houston, TX at ResCare

Date Posted: 8/26/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Part-Time
  • Location:
    Houston, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/26/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Rehab Without Walls Speech Language Pathologist PRN

Job Category: Nursing/Skilled

Line of Business: HomeCare Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Rehab Without Walls Speech Language Pathologist PRN.

About this Line of Business

Rehab Without Walls(R) NeuroSolutions started over 30 years ago as NeuroCare.  We originally designed a program helping brain injury, spinal cord injury, and stroke patients using real-life activities in their own environment. Today, we are still removing walls, breaking barriers and rebuilding lives. But we are also connecting the NeuroCare continuum, providing expertise in the right place at the right time with outpatient and residential services in addition to our groundbreaking home and community rehab.

As a(n) Rehab Without Walls Speech Language Pathologist PRN you will: 

  • Ensure that all clients consistently receive service as scheduled.
  • Report all pertinent client condition changes to the appropriate supervisor and/or caregivers.
  • Assist in the coordination of client care with appropriate caregivers through documentation, verbal communication, and/or case conferences.
  • Establish and implement the client plan of treatment as it relates to occupational therapy.
  • Assist in identifying clients’ physical, emotional, and developmental needs.
  • Provide clients with appropriate health education and counseling.
  • Submit completed documentation in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Evaluate clients via the appropriate diagnostic and prognostic tests.
  • Ensure that all client concerns and complaints are followed up with the appropriate supervisor within 24 hours, resulting in a satisfactory resolution.
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment by following universal precautions as well as infection and safety control guidelines as established by ResCare.
  • Respond to requests for clinical and educational services in a timely manner.
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Position Requirements

  • Master’s prepared graduate with a degree in Speech Pathology / Audiology from a university approved by the American Speech-Language Hearing Association.
  • Minimum of 2 years of clinical experience in the assessment and management of traumatic brain injury or related neurological conditions.
  • Knowledge of complex neurologic injury and neuro-rehabilitation techniques.
  • Current and valid license to practice in the state of employment, where applicable.
  • Teaching certificate for practice in a public school, as required.
  • Evidence of current CPR certification.

Additional Information

Rehab Without Walls® delivers services where patients need them most: in their own surroundings—whether at home, school, work or in their own community. This unique approach to rehabilitation uses a published, evidence-based process with proven outcomes that help patients achieve a higher level of function, which means, quite simply, giving them the skills to participate as fully and independently as possible in their lives, wherever that may happen.

Benefits

ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

11200 WESTHEIMER RD STE 235 , HOUSTON, TX 77042-3226 USA