Signature Service Speech Language Pathologist/SLP-Home Health in Tigard, Oregon
Part-Time (24 to 30 hours a week) Home Health Speech Language Pathologist/SLP!
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday
Signature Healthcare at Home - 7632 SW Durham Rd Suite 105 - Tigard, Oregon 97224
Coverage Area: Portland East Side, 205 Corridor, Gresham, Clackamas, Milwaukie
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.
Please apply on line for this position here:
Signature Services – Regional Recruiter
Tel: 503-607-0614 |C: 971-264-8367 | F: 1-866-415-6242
Hospice | Home Health | Home Care
Time of day and or shift schedule: Between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM
Territory the clinician will be covering (mileage radius/cities) (Text Only): Eastside
External Company Name: Northwest Hospice, LLC