FutureCare SLP PRN in Clinton, Maryland

FutureCare Pineview located in Prince Georges County is looking for experienced sub-acute or LTC SLP's to join their team PRN

  • On referral, evaluates the impact of available resident information on the assessment and treatment process.

  • Conducts and documents a thorough assessment of the resident to determine and diagnose communicative deficits and equipment needs.

  • Develops and implements an individualized treatment program based on the initial evaluation and containing achievable functional goals.

  • Complies with evaluation, treatment and documentation guidelines described in facility policy and procedures.

  • Complete appropriate documentation in the resident’s medical record following each treatment session.

  • Revises the resident’s treatment program, as needed, based upon resident performance.

  • Documents the course of treatment in a clear, concise discharge summary utilizing a prescribed format.

  • Orients residents to program services and treatment procedures appropriate to their needs. Informs residents of any potential risk during any procedure.

  • Works with nursing staff, resident and families to maximize resident’s use of functional abilities.

  • Orients residents to program services and treatment procedures appropriate to their needs. Informs residents of any potential risk during any procedure.

  • Works with nursing staff, resident and families to maximize resident’s use of functional abilities.

  • Instructs residents and family/other caregiver about therapeutic procedures to be continued by the resident following discharge.

  • Assists in the referral process when a resident requires additional services following discharge. Maintains current knowledge of community resources.

  • Graduate of an approved program in Speech/Language Pathology culminating in the receipt of a Master’s or Doctoral Degree.

  • Valid license in Speech Language Pathology services at the clinical level in the state of Maryland.

  • Minimum of 1 year of Long Term Care Experience preferred.

  • Certification by the American Speech/Language/Hearing Association

  • One to two years experience in the areas of Adult Neurological communicative disorders with emphasis in Aphasiology and Dysphagia Rehabilitation preferred

  • Demonstrated competency in applying the principles, methods, materials and equipment used in Speech/Language Pathology to the resident population served in this facility.

  • Ability to assess resident needs and develop and implement a comprehensive plan of care.

  • Knowledge of regulatory standards and compliance requirements.

ID: 2017-8331

External Company URL: http://www.futurecarehealth.com