T-About the Job
The speech therapist plans, organizes, collaborates and directs home care services. They are experienced in speech therapy, with emphasis on community health education/experience. The professional therapist builds from the resources of the community to plan and direct services to meet the needs of individuals and families within their homes and communities in accordance with home care regulations and payer guidelines.
Graduate of an accredited program in Speech/Language Pathology.
Licensure, Certification & Registration:
Speech Language Pathologist with current licensure to speech therapy in the state of Massachusetts.
Maintains an American Heart Association (AHA) CPR certification
Minimum of 2 years speech therapy clinical experience, at least one of which is in the area of public health or home care is preferred.
OASIS experience is preferred.
Lahey Health at Home - Quality Care Where Our Patients Live
Nothing promotes health and healing - while maintaining independence and dignity - more than being in a comfortable and familiar environment. Our team of clinicians at Lahey Health at Home find the solutions that allow individuals recovering from an illness, injury, surgery or learning to manage a chronic disease such as diabetes, heart disease or COPD, recovering from an injury or suffering from arthritis and in need of rehabilitative services to restore their health in the very place they feel most comfortable - their own home.
By partnering with physicians, hospitals and skilled facilities, our clinicians help to make a seamless transition back home. How? With an experienced team of nurses, therapists (physical, occupational and speech), medical social workers and home health aides whose one goal is patient centered quality care.
We're especially proud of the recognition we have received for our work. These acknowledgements of exceptional service and the highest level of care translate directly into peace of mind for you.
HomeCare EliteTM, which annually names the top 25 percent of home health agencies in the United States based on quality of care, quality improvement and financial performance, first named Lahey Health at Home to its select list in 2011 and annually thereafter.
Home Health Quality Improvement National Campaign Agency of the month (AOTM)
Fazzi Associates has also honored us with its Patient Satisfaction Award of Distinction, presented annually to home health organizations that have demonstrated superior performance in overall patient satisfaction results.
When you choose to work at Lahey Health at Home, you choose to deliver exceptional care with compassion expressly tailored for each individual. Join our team and our mission of excellence by applying today!