Job Posting Title: Speech Lang Path Therapist CFY
Location: Amory, MS
Business Unit: AEGIS Therapies
As a Speech-Language Pathologist in their Clinical Fellowship Year, performs evaluations, develops and implements effective patient treatment plans to restore, compensate or adapt for loss of patient function, by planning and administering medically prescribed therapy treatments in accordance with federal, state and professional standards governing the facility and their discipline.
Discipline - Select All That Apply: Speech Language Pathology
Graduate from an accredited program for Speech-Language Pathology.
Must possess and maintain a current license in the state of practice as required.
Must have own transportation to travel between sites as needed.
Must possess computer skills of the type and at a level necessary to accomplish specific job duties and assignments.
Must meet Clinical Competency requirements upon hire and as needed.
Must be capable of maintaining regular attendance
Must possess problem-solving skills of the type and at a level necessary to accomplish the job.
Must demonstrate good time management and organizational skills.
Must be able to communicate in English, both verbally and in writing.
Must be able to maintain confidentiality regarding patient and company proprietary information.
Must be able to relate professionally, positively, and cooperatively with patients, patient’s family members and other employees at all levels.
Essential Job Functions:
Participates in activities related to identification of patients in need of therapy services.
Conducts evaluations, assesses, develops, and implements treatment plans to meet goals and needs of patients.
Effectively utilizes a transdisciplinary model.
Develops an effective discharge plan in conjunction with the transdisciplinary team throughout LOS.
Communicates treatment plans and progress to patient, family and caregivers.
Supervises assistants, aides, and students in accordance with state practice acts and local, state and federal regulations.
Ensures smooth and timely transition from skilled treatment to restorative/nursing programs, including documentation and teaching/training of caregivers.
Ensures patient rights and privacy are protected when delivering treatment and in discussions regarding patient at other times.
Maintains positive working relationship and demonstrates flexibility in problem solving with the team.
Uses clinical competency checklist to implement a plan for professional growth in conjunction with DM. Shares knowledge with district and company to assist in developing or maintaining the clinical excellence of Beverly Rehab Services.
Maintains a high level of customer service.
Proactively communicates with the District Manager regarding time away from work to ensure patient’s needs may be met in absences.
Receive satisfactory competency ratings in completing all ASHA requirements for certification.
Assure standards of supervision required by ASHA for Certifiation are met during the required CFY period.
Communicates opportunities for new business development to DM when known.
Willing to assist in startup/staffing of new business sites and products.
CREATE ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE:
Documents according to company policy, state and federal guidelines, and applicable accreditation ag
Employment Status: Per Diem
Our culture of clinical excellence and passion for what we do compels us to constantly innovate and improve. It also drives our commitment to offer more ways to help you achieve your personal and professional goals with:
Management and clinical career ladders
Continuing education assistance
Master clinician program
Assistance with professional dues and licensure
Ongoing clinical support
Supervisors and managers who are therapists
Flexible work schedules We are always in need of outstanding, compassionate professionals to join our team. Bring your passion for individualized care, and we’ll reward your dedication and performance with a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical insurance, retirement savings plans, and paid time off, not to mention an environment where you can grow long-term professional relationships with colleagues and patients. Apply today!
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