Speech Language Pathologist

Francisan Health Rensselaer , IN 47978

Posted 3 months ago

Speech Language Pathologist

Home Health

Franciscan Health
1104 E Grace Street

Rensselaer, IN 47978

Days

PRN (As Needed); 0.01/week

Master's Required

WHAT WE NEED

Communication therapists

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Patients of all ages need speech language therapy. They need a pathologist who can accurately assess their needs and treat the wide variety of issues that sometimes arise with speech, language, voice, fluency and swallowing. The rewards of this job are in the smiles and stories that your patients tell you as they progress through treatment.

Are you a good observer of behavior? Can you accurately develop and administer a therapy plan, adjusting based on patient needs? Are you good at working with others? Let's talk about how your skills fit at Franciscan Health.

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Evaluate patient function with consideration of age appropriate needs.

  • Develop a treatment plan.

  • Perform treatment techniques.

  • Effective participation in team process.

  • Integrate performance improvement process in daily assignments.

  • Implement teaching strategies.

  • Participate to provide a safe, comfortable, organized and clean department.

WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED

  • Identify personal learning needs; seek opportunity for continued learning.

  • Demonstrate flexibility in staffing and adaptability to changes in patient care practice.

  • Exercise safe judgement in decision making.

  • Demonstrate tact and understanding when dealing with others; respond in a positive manner to constructive criticism.

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
0-1 Years Experience

License(s): American Speech-Lang-Hearing Assc; Driver's License; Speech Language Pathologist

Certification(s): Basic Life Support Program

Travel: Up to 100%

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.

Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.

Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.

HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE

Nearest Major Market: Gary

Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago


icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Registered Speech Therapist (Slp)

Life Care Centers Of America

Posted 5 days ago

VIEW JOBS 10/9/2019 12:00:00 AM 2020-01-07T00:00 INDRJSLP Position Summary The SLP Speech Therapist provides direct rehab care in speech therapy to patients upon physician referral in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards. Education, Experience, and Licensure Requirements * Must be a graduate of an accredited program in speech therapy (minimum MS or MA SLP) * Must be ASHA certified (CCCs) OR must be eligible for 9 month Clinical Fellowship Year (CFY) in order to earn ASHA certification (CCCs) and/or meeting ASHA credentialing criteria. Once achieved, must maintain ASHA credentialing. * Must be currently registered/licensed in applicable State. Must maintain an active license in good standing throughout employment. * One (1) year experience in post acute care or related setting preferred * Must have CPR certification upon hire or obtain during orientation. CPR certification must remain current during employment. Specific Job Requirements * Participates in community health matters/projects as appropriate * Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and e mail * Liaisons with patients, families, support departments, etc., to adequately plan for patient needs * Must demonstrate good body mechanics at all times * Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action * Must be knowledgeable of practices and procedures as well as the laws, regulations, and guidelines governing functions in the post acute care facility * Must have the ability to implement and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies, and procedures of the department * Must perform proficiently in all competency areas including but not limited to: patient rights, and safety and sanitation * Maintains professional working relationships with all associates, vendors, etc. * Maintains confidentiality of all proprietary and/or confidential information * Must understand and follow company policies including harassment and compliance procedures * Displays integrity and professionalism by adhering to Life Care's Code of Conduct and completes mandatory Code of Conduct and other appropriate compliance training Essential Functions * Must be able to establish, assess, and modify realistic, measurable, timely, and functional goals * (SLP CCC only) Must be able to oversee and evaluate care given by SLP CFYs * (SLP CFY only) Must be able to follow speech therapy treatment plans for patients under direction of the supervising SLP CCC and in accordance with Federal and State guidelines * Must be able to chart appropriately and timely * Must be able to utilize therapy software appropriately and accurately * Must exhibit excellent customer service and a positive attitude towards patients * Must be able to assist in the evacuation of patients * Must demonstrate dependable, regular attendance * Must be able to concentrate and use reasoning skills and good judgment * Must be able to communicate and function productively on an interdisciplinary team * Must be able to sit, stand, bend, lift, push, pull, stoop, walk, reach, and move intermittently during working hours * Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language An Equal Opportunity Employer Life Care Centers Of America Rensselaer IN

Speech Language Pathologist

Francisan Health