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Speech Therapist - VNA / Home Health Per Diem - Day

Job ID SAFH - 1823635 Date Posted 12/03/2018 Location Auburn, California
Position Overview:

POSITION SUMMARY

The Speech Therapist evaluates and conducts medically prescribed speech-language pathology treatment programs in a home health setting.  Clinically supervises aides, assistants , students and or clinical fellowship year staff.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Assures efficient management of work processes, by completing tasks and assignments by time standards.
  • Completes post-intervention activities: session closure, documentation, communication, charge capture.
  • Prepares for therapeutic intervention.
  • Provides initial evaluation of patient's abilities and designs appropriate intervention plans.
  • Treats patients with therapeutic procedures, modalities and or equipment to improve function.


Qualifications:

MINIMUM POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Education/ Knowledge, including Licensure/ Certification/ Registration:

  • Completion of ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC).
  • Current state licensure as a speech-language pathologist
  • BLS Healthcare Provider CPR certification required.
  • Requires valid driver license for home health care setting.
  • Graduate of an accredited speech-language pathology program: master's or doctorate degree in speech-language pathology.

Experience:

  • A minimum of 1 year of experience as a speech therapist is required.  Home health experience is preferred.

Skills:

  • Requires critical thinking, complex problem solving, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Must be able to work in a demanding environment, balance multiple priorities and take appropriate actions.
  • Computer proficiency in word processing/typing, basic application and hardware functions required for applicable care setting.


Organization: Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital
Employee Status: Regular
Employee Referral Bonus: No
Benefits: No
Position Status: Non-Exempt
Union: Yes
Job Shift: Day
Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift
Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days
Weekend Requirements: Every Other Weekend
Schedule: Per Diem
Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: per diem

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity, or expression, ancestry, national origin, age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.