Speech Language Pathologist, SLP, Home Health / Visits
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Newark, DE 19713
BAYADA Home Health Care at Bayhealth is currently seeking an experienced Speech Language Pathologist, SLP for a part time or per diem opportunity doing home care visits for our office in Kent County, DE. This position is for Kent County, DE and Sussex County, DE.
One year prior home care experience as a Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) is preferred, but we are willing to train the right candidate.
As a Speech Language Pathologist, you will:
+ Make home visits to clients in designated geographic territories.
+ Perform thorough evaluations to assess, diagnose, and provide therapeutic interventions for clients who are experiencing speech, language, communication, or swallowing difficulties.
+ Develop a treatment plan based on the evaluation, physician’s orders, and recommended goals.
+ Continually assess and revise the speech therapy care plan, and participate with BAYADA Clinicians in the multidisciplinary care plan, as appropriate.
+ Educate and instruct patients, family members, or other patient representatives, in rehabilitative care and activities necessary to promote the client’s health, safety, and independent living.
+ Accurately document observations, interventions, and evaluations pertaining to patient care management and services provided, utilizing a state-of-the-art touch pad tablet.
+ Be licensed as a Speech Language Pathologist by the state in which practicing
+ Possess a certificate of clinical competence in speech from the American Speech and Hearing Association, or
+ Have the equivalent educational requirements, as indicated by school transcript or diploma, and work experience necessary for such a certificate and be awaiting the opportunity to take the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association examination for certification, or
+ Have completed the necessary work and education requirements, as indicated by school transcript or diploma, and be in the process of accumulating the necessary supervised work experience required for certification, and
+ Have a criminal background check completed
Our employees are our greatest asset
+ Enjoy being part of a team that cares and a company that believes in leading with our values
+ Develop your skills with training and scholarship opportunities
+ Advance your career with specially designed career tracks
+ Be recognized and rewarded for your compassion, excellence, and reliability
BAYADA Home Health Care at Bayhealth is the result of an affiliation between BAYADA Home Health Care and Bayhealth. Headquartered in suburban Philadelphia, BAYADA employs more than 23,000 nurses, home health aides, therapists, medical social workers, and other home health care professionals who serve their communities from more than 300 offices in 22 states. BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, and qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
External Company Name: Bayada Home Health Care
External Company URL: www.bayada.com