Speech Pathologist and Audiologist - Palm Beach, Florida United States - 22732

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 22732
Title: Speech Pathologist and Audiologist
Job Location: Palm Beach, Florida - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $80,000.00 - $100,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: Benefits
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

 

Palm Beach 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

 

Palm Beach 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.

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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