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Home Health Speech Language Pathologist (SLP)

Focus Health (San Jose)
San Jose, CA 95128
  • Job Code
    114056832
  • Jobs Rated
    121st

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 SAN JOSE 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.


Responsibilities

  • 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.
<br /><strong>Overview</strong><br /><br /> <p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="color: #1a1a1a; font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">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:</span></p> <ul> <li style="margin-bottom: .0001pt;"><span style="color: #1a1a1a; font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Skilled Nursing, Residential Health Care & Post- Acute facilities</span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: .0001pt;"><span style="color: #1a1a1a; font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Home Health </span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: .0001pt;"><span style="color: #1a1a1a; font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Therapy and Rehabilitation</span></li> </ul> <p style="margin-bottom: .0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><span style="color: #1a1a1a;">We consistently outperform our peers in </span><em><span style="color: #1a1a1a;">every </span></em><span style="color: #1a1a1a;">CMS 5-Star Quality Measure, out-score our peers in </span><em><span style="color: #1a1a1a;">every </span></em><span style="color: #1a1a1a;">CMS 5-Star rating, and consistently achieve a 30-Day Readmissions rate lower than our peers.</span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: .0001pt;"> </p> <p style="margin-bottom: .0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><em><span style="color: #1a1a1a;">We are Family Serving Families</span></em></span></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt; text-align: center;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt; text-align: center;"><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><em><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">Covenant Care is an equal opportunity employer.</span> </em></span></p> <hr /> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><strong>P</strong></span><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><strong>OSITION SUMMARY:</strong></span><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;"> 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.</span><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;">PRN opportunities available for the general areas of SAN JOSE and surrounding areas.</span></span></p> <p style="margin: 0px;"> </p> <hr /> <p style="margin-bottom: .0001pt;"> </p> <p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="font-size: medium;"> <span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;"><strong>KEY JOB FUNCTION:</strong></span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: .0001pt;"> </p> <p style="margin-bottom: .0001pt;"><span style="color: #1a1a1a; font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif;">As part of the Elevate Home Health team, you will</span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">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.</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">Plan for coordinated service for patients by consulting and working with other health care team members effectively and communicating schedules as assigned.</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">Provides speech therapy services in accordance with applicable State, Federal, Medicare, Medi-cal and other regulations and standards.</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">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.</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">Counsels and teaches patients and their caregivers regarding patients' speech and language disturbances and provides support and educational materials to promote progress.</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">Assists in referring patients to speech clinics and other community agencies as needed.</span></li> </ul> <br /><br /><strong>Responsibilities</strong><br /><br /> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">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.</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">Work experience of at least one (1) year under Speech Language Pathologist.</span></li> </ul> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/m68aLnIbNgP2HKlqs45NL"> <br/><br/><br /><strong>Qualifications</strong><br /><br /> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: medium;">Home Health experience preferred.</span></li> </ul><p>PI114056832</p>

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