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2332268 Speech Therapist Waverly NY USA Staffing Network

Company Name: USA Staffing Network
Recruiter Name: Alex Bakker
Contact Phone: 585-387-0323

Job Title: Speech Language Pathologist

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Job Description

This is a Speech Therapist Opportunity Only!

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(Only QUALIFIED Healthcare Professionals accepted) Speech Therapist - SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST -
LOCATION: Waverly, NY (Southern Tier region of New York State)
DIRECT HIRE.
PERMANENT, or a TRAVELER ACCEPTED.
CFY WELCOME.
FULL-TIME.
COMPETITIVE COMPENSATION, BASED ON EXPERIENCE.
EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE, including 401k with Employer match.
Continuing education program with a benefit of up to $1000, (based on tenure).
Sign on bonus: (paid out quarterly)
SETTING: Skilled Nursing Facility.
Speech-Language Therapy team members assist with ensuring the health and well-being of our residents by making recommendations for a speech-language therapy treatment plan, if necessary, and carrying out treatments as planned, conducting an audiometric screening of resident upon request and making recommendations for further audiology service. This position ensures that the highest degree of quality resident care is maintained at all times.
These schedules are inclusive of weekdays, weekends and some holidays.
Join a great therapist team. Come make a difference in the lives of patients everyday.
Responsibilities:
1. Screens resident for communication problem upon request; conducts an in-depth evaluation and makes written recommendations for a therapy plan of care, if necessary and upon request.
2. Coordinates audiometric screening test for resident and makes referrals for further audiology evaluations, or treatments if necessary.
3. Initiates speech-language therapy plan of care according to physician orders; and maintains required contact with the physician during the therapy program of resident.
4. Observes rights of residents and treats residents with respect and kindness.
5. Maintains written evaluations, progress notes, and discharge summaries for all residents in a speech-language treatment program.
6. Confers with other staff regarding special needs of residents and integrates speech-language treatment program with goals and approaches of other disciplines.
7. Attends Resident Care Planning and Family|Resident Care Plan Review meetings for residents currently in a speech-language treatment program.
8. Maintains records that include statistical reports about resident, in-service education information, budget information and a material|equipment inventory.
9. Submits statistical reports to the Business Office staff for Medicare billing payments and completes assessment forms upon request.
10. Attend staff meetings and required or preferred in-service training.

11.Participates in developing and conducting in-service training programs for facility personnel involved in resident care.
12. Reviews written speech-language policies and procedures annually and makes necessary revisions.
13. Maintains costs of program within the parameters of the annual budget.

Qualifications:
• M.A. or M.S. Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from an approved school required.
• New York State license to practice as a Speech-Language Pathologist required.
• Clinical Competence Certification from the American Speech and Hearing Association preferred.
• Qualities of maturity, diplomacy, and ability to work well with others required.
• Verification of qualifications by the New York State Department of Health, Office of Rehabilitation Therapies (license number|certification number) required.


Community Attractions

ABOUT THE AREA: This location has a picturesque courtyard, with a serene waterfall for all to enjoy. They are rated as a 4 star facility with care compare! Waverly is the largest village in Tioga County, New York, United States. It is located southeast of Elmira in the Southern Tier region. Near state colleges, Located between Elmira and Binghamton, NY, along the Twin Tiers. Offering a continuum of care, the campus features a 200-bed skilled nursing facility with secure memory care and Adult Medical Day Services, adjacent to an assisted living community. A spacious, up-to-date therapy gym accommodates residential subacute rehabilitation and outpatient physical, occupational and speech therapy.

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