Speech Language Pathologist Per Diem - Rehab Without Walls in Salinas, CA at ResCare

Date Posted: 4/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Part-Time
  • Location:
    Salinas, CA
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/15/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Speech Language Pathologist Per Diem - Rehab Without Walls

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 Speech Language Pathologist Per Diem - Rehab Without Walls.

Are you passionate about helping others? Dont miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.

Speech Language Pathologist Per Diem - Rehab Without Walls Responsibilities

Assists the person served toward maximum communication and cognitive abilities, through diagnosis and treatment of speech/language deficits.

  • Performs a comprehensive evaluation using appropriate evaluation and assessment tools and procedures.
  • Reviews patient records for current diagnosis, past medical history, precautions & contraindications
  • Establishes measurable goals and develops treatment plan to meet goals
  • Regularly assesses effectiveness of treatment plan, progress of patient towards goals and  the need for modifying goals or treatment
  • Reports patient progress to the treatment team, person receiving services, family members, insurers, as applicable.
  • Provides treatment progress and status documentation in accordance with the plan of treatment.
  • Consults with medical providers regarding patient evaluation & treatment, progress of the patient & discharge from treatment.  
  • Maintains and submits evaluation and treatment documentation in the format and timelines required by the Company, facility, funding source, local, state and federal regulations.
  • Maintains the highest standards of professional conduct in relation to information that is confidential in nature.  Shares information only when the recipient’s right to access is clearly established and the sharing of such information is clearly in the best interest of the person served.
  • Adheres to and participates in Company’s mandatory HIPAA privacy program/practices and Business Ethics and Compliance programs /practices.
  • Attends, participates in and/or conduct internal staff development programs, obtains continuing education as required by company policy and regulations.  Maintains and enhances clinical practice skills. 
  • Maintains a professional appearance, is reliable and punctual, cooperative and conducts self according to accepted standards of professional practice in the course of assigned duties.
  • Performs other duties as assigned in response to the person serviced, office, and/or program needs.

Specific Requirements

  • Master’s Degree in Speech and Language Pathology, or the equivalent is required.
  • Maintains a Speech Language Pathologist license as required by the state in which the therapist practices.
  • Maintains current CPR certification.   
  • Demonstrates effective and professional interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Able to work independently and part of a team
  • Demonstrates strong organization skills and attention to detail
  • Successfully completes any/all required pre-employment evaluation test(s) per policy in each assigned area of practice

Additional Information



Benefits

In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:

  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Suite of voluntary insurance options
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Performance incentives
  • Company Discount Purchasing Program
    • Cell phone Service
    • Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
    • Furniture
    • Appliances
    • Staples discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence. 

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.

, Salinas, CA USA