Speech Language Pathologist / SLP - No CFY - Sign On Bonus! - Ghent, New York United States - 20278



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 20278
Title: Speech Language Pathologist / SLP - No CFY - Sign On Bonus!
Job Location: Ghent, New York - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $70,000.00 - $90,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: SIGN ON BONUS and BENEFITS
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
any
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


We are currently seeking a full time OR part time Speech Language Pathologist to join a team at a SNF in Ghent, NY!  We are offering a $4000 sign on bonus with this opportunity for full or part time!!

The primary purpose of the position is providing and directing speech therapy services to patients which may include pediatric, adult and/or geriatric persons. The goal of helping them reach their maximum performance potential within a medical model of practice shall occur.

 
Responsibilities
On referral, evaluate the impact of available resident information on the assessment and treatment process.
Conduct and document a thorough assessment of the resident to determine and diagnose communicative deficits and equipment needs.
Develop and implement an individualized treatment program based on the initial evaluation and containing achievable functional goals.
Comply with evaluation, treatment and documentation guidelines, and consistently maintain timely and accurate departmental records.
Instruct aides in appropriate procedures and provide supervision in accordance with applicable State law.
Enter a progress note in the resident record following each treatment session.
Revise the resident's treatment program, as needed, based upon resident performance.
Document the course of treatment in a clear, concise discharge summary utilizing a prescribed format.
Orient residents to program services and treatment procedures appropriate to their needs. Inform residents of any potential risk during any procedure.
Work with nursing staff, resident and families to maximize resident's use of functional abilities.
Instruct residents and family/other caregiver about therapeutic procedures to be continued by the resident at home following discharge.
Assist in the referral process when a resident requires additional services following discharge. Maintain current knowledge of community resources.
Attend and participate, or provide information for rehabilitation team conferences regarding resident progress, problems or needs.
Attend and participate in other department/facility meetings, as required.
About the Area:

Ghent is an invigorating rural town centrally located in Columbia County. It is tucked away in the beautiful Hudson Valley of Upstate New York. It is the sort of place where people leave their front doors unlocked and neighbors know one another by name. Despite a blink-and-you'll-miss-it Main Street, it is a destination for visitors with stylish hotels, art, stylish shops and sophisticated restaurants. 
Easy 2 hour train ride from Manhattan
5 hours to Niagara Falls
40 minutes to Albany
2 ½ hours to Boston, Massachusetts
3 hours to Scranton, Pennsylvania

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are currently seeking a full time OR part time Speech Language Pathologist to join a team at a SNF in Ghent, NY!  We are offering a $4000 sign on bonus with this opportunity for full or part time!!

The primary purpose of the position is providing and directing speech therapy services to patients which may include pediatric, adult and/or geriatric persons. The goal of helping them reach their maximum performance potential within a medical model of practice shall occur.

 
Responsibilities
On referral, evaluate the impact of available resident information on the assessment and treatment process.
Conduct and document a thorough assessment of the resident to determine and diagnose communicative deficits and equipment needs.
Develop and implement an individualized treatment program based on the initial evaluation and containing achievable functional goals.
Comply with evaluation, treatment and documentation guidelines, and consistently maintain timely and accurate departmental records.
Instruct aides in appropriate procedures and provide supervision in accordance with applicable State law.
Enter a progress note in the resident record following each treatment session.
Revise the resident's treatment program, as needed, based upon resident performance.
Document the course of treatment in a clear, concise discharge summary utilizing a prescribed format.
Orient residents to program services and treatment procedures appropriate to their needs. Inform residents of any potential risk during any procedure.
Work with nursing staff, resident and families to maximize resident's use of functional abilities.
Instruct residents and family/other caregiver about therapeutic procedures to be continued by the resident at home following discharge.
Assist in the referral process when a resident requires additional services following discharge. Maintain current knowledge of community resources.
Attend and participate, or provide information for rehabilitation team conferences regarding resident progress, problems or needs.
Attend and participate in other department/facility meetings, as required.
About the Area:

Ghent is an invigorating rural town centrally located in Columbia County. It is tucked away in the beautiful Hudson Valley of Upstate New York. It is the sort of place where people leave their front doors unlocked and neighbors know one another by name. Despite a blink-and-you'll-miss-it Main Street, it is a destination for visitors with stylish hotels, art, stylish shops and sophisticated restaurants. 
Easy 2 hour train ride from Manhattan
5 hours to Niagara Falls
40 minutes to Albany
2 ½ hours to Boston, Massachusetts
3 hours to Scranton, Pennsylvania

QUALIFICATIONS

Qualifications
Master's Degree in Speech and Language Therapy.
Hold a current Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech- Language Pathology (CCC-SLP) credential offered by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
Assumes responsibility for ongoing continuing education and professional development
Must maintain valid state Speech Language Pathology licensure

Education:
University - Master's Degree

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