Speech Therapist - Home Health at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 6/12/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Part-Time
  • Location:
    Fletcher, NC
  • Date Posted:
    6/12/2021
  • Job ID:
    21010974
  • Job Family
    Home Care
  • Travel
    Yes, 100 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description

Speech Therapist – Home Health - AdventHealth Hendersonville

Location Address: Home Health – Hendersonville/Asheville

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Hendersonville

Community Involvement

Located in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina

Great Benefits

Co-workers that feel like family

Faith Based

Work Hours/Shift:

Part Time/Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Evaluate patients as assigned.
  • Establish POC with goals based on patient’s current level of functioning and potential for improvement and in accordance with physician’s orders.
  • Implement ST assessment and care plan, continuously evaluating the patient’s response to program and need for modification, in collaboration with agency staff and patient’s physician.
  • Instruct patient and family in total Speech Therapy program; use of exercises, techniques and speech/swallowing education.
  • Supervise and plan HHA activities in absence of other health care professionals.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Current NC license as Speech Therapist required.
  • Current BLS certification required.
  • Valid drivers’ license and current automobile insurance required.
  • Meets the education and experience requirements for a certificate of Clinical Competence in (speech pathology or audiology) granted by the American Speech-Language-Hearing
  • Home Health Experience Highly Preferred

Job Summary:

Responsible for the evaluation, planning, directing and administering of speech therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician.  Assist patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities.


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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