SLP / Speech Language Pathologist - Auburn, New York United States - 24851

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 24851
Title: SLP / Speech Language Pathologist
Job Location: Auburn, New York - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $60,000.00 - $80,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: Benefits
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
any
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


Speech and Language Therapist 

 

Full Time or Part Time Weekdays

 

Direct Hire

 

Auburn, NSpeech Language Pathologist / SLPew York 

 

 

Summary: 

Provides physician ordered speech/language therapy services, which include assessment, planning, developing and implementing an individualized patient therapy plan. Coordinates speech/language therapy with the interdisciplinary team care plan. 

 

Essential Responsibilities/Accountabilities

  • Provide physician ordered speech therapy services. 
  • Assures orders are renewed, per schedule, or as patient's response to current orders change. 
  • Is responsible for completing, in a timely manner, all documentation including initial assessment, visit notes, renewal orders, verbal orders, and discharge summaries. 
  • Identify patient short/long term goals in terms of functional outcomes. 
  • Reflect progress or lack of goal achievement in all charting. 
  • Confer with physician and/or disciplinary team regarding patient response to therapy. 
  • Provide restorative therapy for patients with communication and/or swallowing disorders: including, but not limited to dysarthria, voice problems/disorders, laryngectomy, aphasia and dysphasia. 
  • Develop alternative communication devices as appropriate. 
  • Provide instruction in compensatory techniques regarding swallowing disorders as appropriate. 
  • Ability to teach family and caregivers treatment modalities as well as clearly communicate interdisciplinary team's philosophy, goals, and outcomes. 
  • Attend scheduled interdisciplinary staff meetings and actively participate in treatment planning. 
  • Participate in committees and program development, as indicated. 
  • Maintain current knowledge by attending related conferences and seminars. 

 

About the Area:

 

Auburn is a great place to live and visit. It's a very historical place with an old town feel. It is located just at the north tip of Owasco Lake, 15 minutes west of Skaneateles, 50 minutes south of Oswego, 2 ½ hours east of Niagara Falls, and 40 minutes from Syracuse. 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Speech and Language Therapist 

 

Full Time or Part Time Weekdays

 

Direct Hire

 

Auburn, NSpeech Language Pathologist / SLPew York 

 

 

Summary: 

Provides physician ordered speech/language therapy services, which include assessment, planning, developing and implementing an individualized patient therapy plan. Coordinates speech/language therapy with the interdisciplinary team care plan. 

 

Essential Responsibilities/Accountabilities

  • Provide physician ordered speech therapy services. 
  • Assures orders are renewed, per schedule, or as patient's response to current orders change. 
  • Is responsible for completing, in a timely manner, all documentation including initial assessment, visit notes, renewal orders, verbal orders, and discharge summaries. 
  • Identify patient short/long term goals in terms of functional outcomes. 
  • Reflect progress or lack of goal achievement in all charting. 
  • Confer with physician and/or disciplinary team regarding patient response to therapy. 
  • Provide restorative therapy for patients with communication and/or swallowing disorders: including, but not limited to dysarthria, voice problems/disorders, laryngectomy, aphasia and dysphasia. 
  • Develop alternative communication devices as appropriate. 
  • Provide instruction in compensatory techniques regarding swallowing disorders as appropriate. 
  • Ability to teach family and caregivers treatment modalities as well as clearly communicate interdisciplinary team's philosophy, goals, and outcomes. 
  • Attend scheduled interdisciplinary staff meetings and actively participate in treatment planning. 
  • Participate in committees and program development, as indicated. 
  • Maintain current knowledge by attending related conferences and seminars. 

 

About the Area:

 

Auburn is a great place to live and visit. It's a very historical place with an old town feel. It is located just at the north tip of Owasco Lake, 15 minutes west of Skaneateles, 50 minutes south of Oswego, 2 ½ hours east of Niagara Falls, and 40 minutes from Syracuse. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Qualifications:

  • An MS or MA in Speech/Language Pathologist/Communication Disorders from an approved graduate program. 
  • NYS Licensure in Speech/Language Pathology. 
  • A minimum of 1 year experience in an acute cares facility and/or an acute/outpatient rehabilitation facility. 
  • New Pathologists or new to homecare will be placed in the lower level of this job. 
  • Level two is meant for those with considerable homecare experience and demonstrated higher level of competence. 
  • Ability to travel required. 
  • Possession of a valid NYS motor vehicle operator's license. 
  • Pre-employment physical examination and an annual health assessment as required by New York State Health Department. 

 

Education Required

  • Masters or better in Speech & Hearing

 

Preferred

  • Masters or better in Review Required.

 

Licenses and Certifications Required

  •        Speech Therapist

Education:
University - Master's Degree