Speech Therapist / Home Care SLP - Per Diem - ReqCode 952518 8/11/2016

WILLCARE Kingston, NY

Company
WILLCARE
Job Classification
Part Time
Company Ref #
50045606
AJE Ref #
575853279
Location
Kingston, NY
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Unique Opportunity for a Qualified Speech Therapist with a Leader in Home Healthcare.... It's all about helping people achieve more! Willcare is a proud member of Almost Family, a leading provider of home health nursing, rehabilitation and personal care services. Our Senior Advocacy Mission raises the bar with programs designed to achieve better outcomes for our patients. For over 30 years, we have developed a culture that fosters innovation, clinical excellence, and integrity. Why consider choosing a career with us? Because we are committed to helping you achieve your goals. As a member of our Senior Advocacy Care Team, we are confident you will achieve more for your career with industry-leading specialty programs that enhance care and promote better outcomes for patients. You will enjoy the support of a progressive group along with great benefits, competitive pay, and flexible schedule options to fit your lifestyle. If a long tradition of world-class caring is important to you, consider joining our team. You'll feel right at home.


As a Staff Speech Therapist, you will:
* Provide a wide range of speech therapy services to patients in the home care setting.
* Focus primarily on patient assessment, quality care, monitoring of patient status and compliance, teaching of patients and caregivers, and discharge planning.
* Deliver care based on Standards of Practice for the particular state of practice and must be in compliance with company policy and regulatory requirements.
Qualifications:
* Must be a licensed Speech Therapist (SLP) in the state of New York.

* Previous experience in the home care setting is desired.
* A minimum of one year in an acute care or rehabilitation setting is required.
* Possess the ability to transfer, maneuver, and lift incapacitated clients in the home setting.

If you have a passion for seniors, a special place awaits you on our Senior Advocacy Team!

JOIN OUR FAMILY... YOU'LL FEEL RIGHT AT HOME!
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