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Speech Language Pathologist/SLP-Home Health at Signature Hospice

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Type: Full Time
Location: CENTRAL POINT, Oregon

Job Description:


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PRN Home Health Speech Language Pathologist/SLP

Signature Home Health - 834 South Front St - Medford, Oregon 97502

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The Home Health Speech Language Pathologist/SLP provides speech therapy services to patients with mild to severe speech, language, and swallowing related disorders in order to help patients recover or restore communication skills and swallowing abilities.


* Make initial evaluation visits to patients in their place of residence.

* Use various tests to determine the nature and extent of the patient s impairment.

* Develop an appropriate plan of care; revise treatment plans as necessary.

* Communicate to physicians the patient s progress and any changes in the plan of care.

* Advise and consult with patient s family, caregivers, and other staff on safety precautions and safe swallow protocols.

* Complete clinical and progress notes the day of service.


* Master s Degree in Speech Language Pathology from an accredited program.

* Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an SLP in this state.

* Must meet the education and experience requirements for a Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC s) granted by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).

* Current CPR Certification.

* Minimum 1 year clinical work experience as an SLP-CCC.

* Must have a valid driver s license and current automobile insurance.

* Basic understanding of age-related differences in caring for and communicating with patients and caregivers.

* Ability to meet productivity expectations, organize tasks and manage time effectively.

* Work independently without supervision, and use good judgment in difficult situations.

* Possess personal sensitivity to the needs and experiences of others and a non-judgmental attitude towards persons of differing standards, values, lifestyles, and ages.

Signature Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer