Speech Language Pathologist, SLP, Home Health / Visits
Location:
Harrisburg , Pennsylvania
Posted:
December 20, 2016
Reference:
2107_14879
Overview:

BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking an experienced Speech Language Pathologist, SLP for a part-time or per diem opportunity doing home health visits for our office in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.  This office services territories throughout Dauphin, Cumberland, and Perry Counties.  Caseloads are centralized in an effort to minimize travel when possible.

 

One (1) year prior home health experience as a Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) is preferred, but we are willing to train the right candidate.

Responsibilities:

As a Speech Language Pathologist, you will:

  • Make home visits to clients in designated geographic territories.
  • Perform thorough evaluations to assess, diagnose, and provide therapeutic interventions for clients who are experiencing speech, language, communication, or swallowing difficulties.
  • Develop a treatment plan based on the evaluation, physician’s orders, and recommended goals.  
  • Continually assess and revise the speech therapy care plan, and participate with BAYADA Clinicians in the multidisciplinary care plan, as appropriate. 
  • Educate and instruct patients, family members, or other patient representatives, in rehabilitative care and activities necessary to promote the client's health, safety, and independent living. 
  • Accurately document observations, interventions, and evaluations pertaining to patient care management and services provided, utilizing a  state-of-the-art touch pad tablet.
Qualifications:

To be considered for this position, you must:

  • Be licensed as a Speech-Language Pathologist by the state of Pennsylvania.
  • Possess a certificate of clinical competence in speech from the American Speech and Hearing Association, or
  • Have the equivalent educational requirements, as indicated by school transcript or diploma, and work experience necessary for such a certificate and be awaiting the opportunity to take the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association examination for certification, or
  • Have completed the necessary work and education requirements, as indicated by school transcript or diploma, and be in the process of accumulating the necessary supervised work experience required for certification, and
  • Have a minimum of one year prior experience as a licensed SLP.

 

BAYADA believes our employees are our greatest asset:

  • Enjoy being part of a team that cares and a company that believes in leading with our values
  • Develop your skills with training and scholarship opportunities
  • Advance your career with specially designed career tracks
  • Be recognized and rewarded for your compassion, excellence, and reliability
  • Benefits may include mileage reimbursement; paid time off; weekly pay and direct deposit; scholarship opportunities; one-on-one training; recognition programs; referral bonuses; 401(k) with company match; and opportunities for career advancement.

 

 

BAYADA believes that our clients and their families deserve home health care delivered with compassion, excellence, and reliability.  Be part of a caring, professional team that is instrumental in providing the highest quality care while developing your career with an industry leader.  Apply now for immediate consideration, or contact Rebecca Kiner, Recruiter: 267-397-6100, rkiner@bayada.com.

 

BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, and qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

 

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