Speech Language Pathologist

Position Type Per diem
Hours Per Week Per diem
Education Level Massachusetts Speech Therapist License
Years Of Experience 1
Position Status Now Hiring!
Location Attleboro MA

Job Responsibilities

Provides speech therapy services to clients served by the Agency in accordance with the
physician’s order and accepted professional practice. Orients, supervises and evaluates home
health aides as appropriate

Job Requirements

  • Provides skilled speech therapy in accordance with the physician’s plan of care
  • Evaluates and regularly reevaluates the rehabilitation needs of the client; initiates, develops, implements and makes necessary revisions to the client’s plan of care
  • Teaches and advises clients, family and other health team personnel including, when appropriate, home health aides, in the phases of speech therapy in which they may assist the client
  • Orients, supervises and teaches the home health aide; reviews/revises the home health aide plan of care as appropriate; communicates plan of care changes to the aide and scheduler as necessary
  • Makes referrals to other disciplines as indicated by the needs of the clients
  • Submits accurate documentation in compliance with Agency policy

 

 

Job Qualifications

– Current Massachusetts Speech Therapist licenses required,
– Excellent organizational and assessment skills
– Minimum of 1 year of experience in a health care setting
– Home care experience preferred