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Home Health Speech Language Pathologist (SLP)

San Diego Home Health Care
La Mesa, CA 91941
  • Job Code
    114056865
  • Jobs Rated
    121st
US-CA-La Mesa

Job ID: 2019-13212
Job Code: 4464
Facility: San Diego Home Health Care
Category: Therapy

Overview

Covenant Care encompasses three business lines that are an integral part of a patient's continuum of care and work together to achieve excellence in patient care across California and Nevada:
  • Skilled Nursing, Residential Health Care & Post- Acute facilities
  • Home Health
  • Therapy and Rehabilitation

We consistently outperform our peers in every CMS 5-Star Quality Measure, out-score our peers in every CMS 5-Star rating, and consistently achieve a 30-Day Readmissions rate lower than our peers.

We are Family Serving Families

Covenant Care is an equal opportunity employer.

POSITION SUMMARY:The Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) is responsible for assessing the patient for providing rehabilitative services to patients in the home who have hearing, speech and language, and/or swallowing problems in accordance with the physician's Plan of Care and agency policies.

PRN opportunities available for the general areas of LA MESA and surrounding areas.

KEY JOB FUNCTION:

As part of the Elevate Home Health team, you will...
  • Performs an initial assessment and evaluation of patient's speech and language and reports evaluation findings to the physician and case manager promptly, and assists in establishing a plan of care.
  • Plan for coordinated service for patients by consulting and working with other health care team members effectively and communicating schedules as assigned.
  • Provides speech therapy services in accordance with applicable State, Federal, Medicare, Medi-cal and other regulations and standards.
  • Provides individual and group staff education programs, to prepare nurses and other discipline to identify and assist patients with their speech, language, swallowing, and communication problems, as necessary.
  • Counsels and teaches patients and their caregivers regarding patients' speech and language disturbances and provides support and educational materials to promote progress.
  • Assists in referring patients to speech clinics and other community agencies as needed.


Minimum Requirements

  • Meets the education and experience requirement for a Certificate of Clinical Competence in speech pathology or audiology granted by the American Speech and Hearing Association, and licensed as a speech and Language Pathologist in the state of practice.
  • Work experience of at least one (1) year under Speech Language Pathologist.


Preferred Requirements

  • Home Health experience preferred.

PI114056865

US-CA-La Mesa<br /><br /><strong>Job ID:</strong> 2019-13212<br /><strong>Job Code:</strong> 4464<br /><strong>Facility:</strong> San Diego Home Health Care<br /><strong>Category:</strong> Therapy<br /><br /><strong>Overview</strong><br /><br />Covenant Care encompasses three business lines that are an integral part of a patient's continuum of care and work together to achieve excellence in patient care across California and Nevada:<br /> <ul> <li>Skilled Nursing, Residential Health Care & Post- Acute facilities</li> <li>Home Health</li> <li>Therapy and Rehabilitation</li> </ul> <br />We consistently outperform our peers in every CMS 5-Star Quality Measure, out-score our peers in every CMS 5-Star rating, and consistently achieve a 30-Day Readmissions rate lower than our peers.<br /><br />We are Family Serving Families <br /><br />Covenant Care is an equal opportunity employer. <br /><br /><strong>P</strong><strong>OSITION SUMMARY:</strong>The Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) is responsible for assessing the patient for providing rehabilitative services to patients in the home who have hearing, speech and language, and/or swallowing problems in accordance with the physician's Plan of Care and agency policies.<br /><br />PRN opportunities available for the general areas of LA MESA and surrounding areas.<br /><br /><strong>KEY JOB FUNCTION:</strong><br /><br />As part of the Elevate Home Health team, you will...<br /> <ul> <li>Performs an initial assessment and evaluation of patient's speech and language and reports evaluation findings to the physician and case manager promptly, and assists in establishing a plan of care.</li> <li>Plan for coordinated service for patients by consulting and working with other health care team members effectively and communicating schedules as assigned.</li> <li>Provides speech therapy services in accordance with applicable State, Federal, Medicare, Medi-cal and other regulations and standards.</li> <li>Provides individual and group staff education programs, to prepare nurses and other discipline to identify and assist patients with their speech, language, swallowing, and communication problems, as necessary.</li> <li>Counsels and teaches patients and their caregivers regarding patients' speech and language disturbances and provides support and educational materials to promote progress.</li> <li>Assists in referring patients to speech clinics and other community agencies as needed.</li> </ul> <br /><br /><strong>Minimum Requirements</strong><br /><br /> <ul> <li>Meets the education and experience requirement for a Certificate of Clinical Competence in speech pathology or audiology granted by the American Speech and Hearing Association, and licensed as a speech and Language Pathologist in the state of practice.</li> <li>Work experience of at least one (1) year under Speech Language Pathologist.</li> </ul> <br /><br /><strong>Preferred Requirements</strong><br /><br /> <ul> <li>Home Health experience preferred.</li> </ul> <br /><br /> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/OaWVLzhEOo6QtDqdupgVb"> <p>PI114056865</p>

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