Watermark Rehabilitation, a division of Benchmark Healthcare, is seeking a full-time SLP for a management role at our skilled nursing facility in Matthews, MO.
$2,000 Sign-On Bonus
The Therapy Site Manager will ensure that the highest quality therapy services are provided to the facility at which he/she is based.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Communicates and projects a positive and professional image/attitude at all times for residents, families, and coworkers
May be responsible for providing therapy services including assessment as applicable, treatment planning and therapeutic interventions in an interdisciplinary environment consistent with the discipline's qualifications, professional practices, state practice acts, federal guidelines, and ethical standards
Interview, hire and supervise Watermark Rehabilitation therapy staff and contract staff providing service within facility.
Contribute to program development, quality improvement, community education, and productivity improvement
Responsible for daily staffing and utilization with input from treating therapists, facility, Regional Director of Therapy.
Monitoring revenue and expenses.
Participate in survey preparation activities / mock survey
Responsible for reviewing payroll of Watermark Rehabilitation and contract staff in facility
Responsible for auditing medical documentation for accuracy and completion
Assumes responsibility for insuring departmental compliance with all regulatory and practice act requirements
Attends required in-services meetings and facility meetings as needed
Maintains departmental equipment and supplies in a neat, orderly, and safe manner.
Performs department secretarial functions as needed; or delegates responsibility for these tasks
Reports to work on time and adheres to a work schedule that maintains acceptable patient ratios and work efficiency during assigned shift
Maintains a clean and safe work area in adherence to facility and Watermark Rehabilitation standards
Complies with all Infection Control, Universal Precautions and OSHA standards for the health care professional
Maintains positive relationship and rapport with coworkers, residents, family members and facility personnel
Assists with and participates in Quality Assurance Programs as required
Adheres to establish confidentiality and HIPPA standards
Responsible for all other duties as assigned
Projects a positive and professional image at all times
Provide therapy services at other Watermark Rehabilitation sites as needed
Responsible for coordination of multi-disciplinary treatment for Medicare A, Medicare B, HMO, and other payor sources for reimbursement
Recommended Minimum Position Qualifications
One to two years clinical experience in SNF setting is preferred
Current MO state licensure as a Speech Language Pathologist
Experience working with a geriatric disabled population is desirable.
Ability to clearly and concisely communicate both orally and in writing with all levels of management staff
Excellent benefits, paid time off & 401k program.