Pemi-Baker Community Health is seeking an experienced, self-motivated, and passionate speech pathologist/therapist to join our existing physical and occupational therapy home health program. Position would be Per Diem, as needed.
Essential Primary Duties:
*Evaluate and diagnose speech, language, communication, or swallowing difficulties.
*Develop and implement effective treatment programs.
*Provide counseling to patients and patients’ families about results of testing and recommended treatment options.
*Establish patient understanding, expectations, and goals for treatment.
*Create accurate documentation and reporting for all patient visits.
*Maintain communication with staff and outside agencies per state guidelines.
*Maintain patient confidentiality at all times, conforming to HIPPA privacy regulations.
*Knowledge of Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance plans.
*Familiarity with a variety of speech and cognitive disorders.
*Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
*Ability to work collaboratively with a team (PT & OT).
*Basic computer literacy.
*Ability to comply with all regulatory standards.