Speech Language Pathologist (Per Diem) 9/13/2016
Visiting Nurse Service Of New York
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY OVERVIEW:
Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is the nation s largest not-for-profit community-based health system. VNSNY provides a comprehensive array of home- and community-based programs, including health plans, tailored to the needs of high-risk, vulnerable New Yorkers, improving their quality of life. Each day, more than 18,000 VNSNY employees including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, dieticians, other allied professionals, and paraprofessionals deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources to more than 35,000 patients, helping them to live the best lives possible.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Responsible for providing speech language pathology services to patients in collaboration with the health care team consistent with VNSNY Home Care policies. Works under general supervision.
Licensure: License and current registration to practice as a Speech Language Pathologist in New York State required. Valid driver's license or NYS Non-Driver photo ID card may be required as determined by operational/regional needs.
Education: Certificate of clinical competence to practice speech therapy from a NYS-approved program required. Master's degree in Speech Language Pathology required.
Experience: Bilingual skills may be required, as determined by operational needs required. Minimum of one year of experience as a Speech Language Pathologist preferred. Basic PC skills preferred.
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