Speech Language Pathologist SLP PRN
Company: CenterWell Home Health
Posted on: February 12, 2024
Become a part of our caring community and help us put health
As a Home Health Speech Language Pathologist, you will:
Evaluate, direct and provide speech/language pathology service to
patients in the home or facility
Participate in the development and periodic review of the Plan of
Treatment and Plan of Care.
Utilize professional skills and judgment in assessing and treating
disorders of speech, voice, language, hearing and swallowing to
prevent, identify, evaluate and minimize the effects of such
disorders and conditions.
Administer and interpret diagnostic tests and applications of
therapeutic treatments including audio logic screening.
Provide instruction and training to patients in use of alternative
communication systems when appropriate.
Provide counsel and instruction to patients, families and
Maintain and submit documentation as required by the Company and/or
facility. Prepare and submit timely written reports of evaluations,
visits, summaries, care plans, care coordination activities and
progress reports as required by Company policy.
Participate in care coordination activities and discharge
Maintain the highest standards of professional conduct in relation
to information that is confidential in nature. Attend, participate
in and/or conduct internal staff development programs, obtain
continuing education as required by Company policy, regulation.
Meet the education and experience requirements for Certification of
Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology or Audiology
granted by ASHA
Minimum of six months experience as a speech therapist /
Home Health experience a plus
Possesses a Master's or Doctoral Degree in speech-language
pathology (SLP), and meets either of the following
Is licensed as a speech-language pathologist by the State in which
the individual furnishes such service; If the State does not
license speech-language pathologists: Performed not less than 9
months of supervised full-time SLP services after obtaining a
Master's or Doctoral degree in SLP or a related field; Successfully
completed an approved national examination in SLP.
A minimum of one year clinical experience in Speech-Language
Sensitivity to cultural diversity
Preferred Qualifications Bilingual
About CenterWell Home Health: CenterWell Home Health specializes in
personalized, comprehensive in-home care for patients managing a
chronic condition or recovering from injury, illness, surgery or
hospitalization. Our care teams include nurses, physical
therapists, occupational therapists, speech-language pathologists,
home health aides, and medical social workers - all working
together to help patients rehabilitate, recover and regain their
independence so they can live healthier and happier lives.
As the nation's largest provider of senior-focused primary care,
one of the largest providers of home health services, and fourth
largest pharmacy benefit manager, CenterWell is focused on
whole-person health by addressing the physical, emotional and
social wellness of our patients. We proudly employ more than 30,000
clinicians who are committed to putting health first - for our
teammates, patients, communities and company. By providing flexible
scheduling options, clinical certifications, leadership development
programs and career coaching, we allow employees to invest in their
personal and professional well-being, all from day one.
It is the policy of Humana not to discriminate against any employee
or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital
status, genetic information, disability or because he or she is a
protected veteran. It is also the policy of Humana to take
affirmative action to employ and to advance in employment, all
persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status,
genetic information, disability or protected veteran status, and to
base all employment decisions only on valid job requirements. This
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limited to recruitment, hiring, upgrading, promotion, transfer,
demotion, layoff, recall, termination, rates of pay or other forms
of compensation and selection for training, including
apprenticeship, at all levels of employment.
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