Speech Pathologist and Audiologist - Fort Lauderdale, Florida United States - 22839



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 22839
Title: Speech Pathologist and Audiologist
Job Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $80,000.00 - $100,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
any
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


Speech Pathologist and Audiologist

 

Home Heath

 

Per Diem or Salary

 

Full Time

 

Direct Hire

 

Broward County, Florida

 

 

JOB SUMMARY:          

 

Professional member of home health team who provides speech therapy and audiology services in the client's home under the directions of a plan of treatment established by a physician. Performance evaluations are performed by peers.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

Assisting physician to evaluate the client's ability to communicate, determine specific deficits and recommend corrective therapy.

 

Provide input into the development of plan of care.

 

Conduct appropriate speech and audiological testing.

 

Plan, implement and evaluate communications programs.

 

Discuss programs/clients progress with physicians.

 

Instruct family and health team personnel in methods of speech and language improvements.

 

Document initial evaluation and on-going assessment according to Agency procedures.

 

Participate in team conferences and discharge planning activities.

 

Serve as a member of ad hoc committees.

 

Observe all Agency policies and procedures including HIPPA.

 

Respect patients' rights, cultural believes.

 

Provides Agency with a required license or certificate and necessary information to be able to verify experience.

 

Accepts only those assignments for which she/he is qualified.

 

Communicates with Agency about any problems or concerns.

 

Complies with state regulatory acts.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Speech Pathologist and Audiologist

 

Home Heath

 

Per Diem or Salary

 

Full Time

 

Direct Hire

 

Broward County, Florida

 

 

JOB SUMMARY:          

 

Professional member of home health team who provides speech therapy and audiology services in the client's home under the directions of a plan of treatment established by a physician. Performance evaluations are performed by peers.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

Assisting physician to evaluate the client's ability to communicate, determine specific deficits and recommend corrective therapy.

 

Provide input into the development of plan of care.

 

Conduct appropriate speech and audiological testing.

 

Plan, implement and evaluate communications programs.

 

Discuss programs/clients progress with physicians.

 

Instruct family and health team personnel in methods of speech and language improvements.

 

Document initial evaluation and on-going assessment according to Agency procedures.

 

Participate in team conferences and discharge planning activities.

 

Serve as a member of ad hoc committees.

 

Observe all Agency policies and procedures including HIPPA.

 

Respect patients' rights, cultural believes.

 

Provides Agency with a required license or certificate and necessary information to be able to verify experience.

 

Accepts only those assignments for which she/he is qualified.

 

Communicates with Agency about any problems or concerns.

 

Complies with state regulatory acts.

QUALIFICATIONS

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Master degree from a university approved by the American Speech and Hearing Association.

 

Has been given a certificate of Clinical Competency in speech pathology or audiology by the American Speech and Hearing Association; or meets the equivalent education requirements and work experience necessary for such certification.

 

Or has completed academic and practical requirements for certification and is in the process of accumulating the supervised work experience require for certification.

 

Licensed by the State of Florida.

 

One year of current Speech Pathology/Audiology experience required.

 

Bilingual must be fluent in English and Spanish.

Education:
University - Master's Degree

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