PruittHealth Speech Language Pathologist – PRN Rockingham, NC in Rockingham, North Carolina
Category : Health Care Center
Location/City : NC - Rockingham
Id : 23555
Speech Language Pathologist – PRN – Servicing with PruittHealth Therapy Services and PruittHealth – Rockingham. Offering Competitive Salaries and Generous Benefit package.At PruittHealth, Committed to Caring isn’t simply a tagline, it’s the way we do business and it’s ingrained in our culture. At PruittHealth, we don’t hire employees – we welcome partners.Since its inception in 1969, PruittHealth has been a family-owned innovative organization committed to providing exceptional care across a wide spectrum of services including: skilled nursing care, assisted & independent living, home health care, end-of-life hospice care, rehabilitation, pharmacy/infusion services and more.Today, the organization is the 14th largest skilled nursing provider in the United States, spans across the Southeast, touches 170 communities, cares for 24,000 patients daily, and is driven by 16,000 passionate partners.Job Description:To provide evaluative, consultative and treatment interventions to all patients referred by a licensed physician. To maintain effective communication with health care center staff, patients, families and other customers.Essential Skill/Knowledge Functions:Assessment, evaluation and treatment of all referred patientsAppropriate and timely development of Plan of Care of patients servedAppropriate and timely documentation of progress towards goals as outlined in PruittHealth Policy and Procedure manualAppropriate and timely communication of patient status to members of Interdisciplinary treatment teamAttends patient care team meetings and other conferences as requested/neededOrders and/or assists in obtaining patient equipment and/or supplies to attain patient-related therapeutic goalsParticipates in conducting in-services to rehab and/or center staff regarding Speech and/or Dysphagia therapy interventions.Submits billing, payroll and expense documentation in a correct and timely manner.Essential Administrative Functions:Participate in center/agency surveys (Licensure / JCAHO) and any subsequently required reports.Attend and participate in continuing educational programs to keep abreast of changes in your field as well as to maintain current license/certification, as required.Attend and participate in mandatory in-services.Honor patients/residents’ rights to fair and equitable treatment, self-determination, individuality, privacy, property and civil rights, including the right to wage complaints.Comply with corporate compliance program.Report job-related functions/tasks that involve occupational hazards including exposure to blood and body fluids and others as necessary.Follow established safety regulations, to include fire protection & prevention, smoking regulations, infection control, etc.Follow established safety procedures when performing tasks and/or working with equipment.Perform other related duties as necessary and as directed by supervisor.Licensure/Certification/Education Requirements:Valid professional license in State of practiceEducation and experience required for a Certificate of Clinical Competency in Speech-Language Pathology granted by the American SpeechAnd Hearing Association.CFY – meets the educational requirements for certification and is in the process of accumulating the supervised experience required forCertificationFreedom from illegal drug use. Freedom from use and effects of drugs and alcohol in the workplace. Persons who have been found guilty by a court of law of abusing, neglecting or mistreating individual in a health care setting are ineligible for employment in this position.Other Training, Skills, and Experience Requirements:Must speak, read and write the English language fluently. Prior long term care experience preferable.For immediate consideration, please contact Recruiter, JD Miller at 704-456-5190 or firstname.lastname@example.orgPruittHealth, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or veteran status.