Jerome Home has an immediate position Per Diem Speech Language Pathologist to join our team for short-term rehab and caring for our long-term residents. The position offers competitive salary and flexible schedule.
Jerome Home is a 120 bed Long Term Care Facility in New Britain, CT. Established under the will executed by Augustus Jerome, Jerome Home is a privately-owned, not-for-profit organization. We are a progressive nursing center with a stable, highly competent and caring staff. Established in 1932, our multi levels include, RCH and SNF including short-term rehab and hospice. We are using Rehab Optima and Matrix programs.
The primary purpose of your job position is to:
plan, organize, develop and direct Speech Language Services in accordance with current applicable federal, state and local standards, guidelines and regulations, and as may be directed by the Rehab Program Manager to assure that the highest degree of quality resident care can be maintained at all times.
Interpret speech language policies and procedures to personnel, resident, family members, etc., as necessary.
Participate in discharge planning, development and implementation of resident care plans, resident assessments, etc., as necessary.
Review request for speech language pathology and physicians' orders.
Interview resident to determine type of treatment and schedule therapy.
The successful candidate
Must possess a valid SPL License from an accredited college or university.
Must have experience as a SPL in a hospital, SNF or other related medical facility.
Must have ability to work with our old population.
If this sounds like a position you would be interested in, please click the link and complete an on-line application.