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SLP- Speech Language Pathologist- SKILLED NURSING- Manchester NH

Tri-State Rehabilitation
Manchester, NH 03104
412-229-1533 (Main Phone)
Skilled Nursing
Experience Required
Degree Required

Job Description

Tri-State Rehabilitation is seeking Full-time/Permanent, Contract, and Part-time Speech Language Pathologists for a Skilled Nursing Facility.

The Speech Language Pathologist Speech provides services that include an initial screening for communication and swallowing disorders and continue with assessment and diagnosis, consultation for the provision of advice regarding management, intervention and treatment, and provision counseling and other follow up services for these disorders. They assess the cognitive areas of communication, speech, language, swallowing, voice, and sensory awareness related to communication.

Job Responsibilities
• Improves the function of patients with speech, language, voice and/or swallowing impairments by planning treatment; conducting remedial programs.
• Visually and aurally observes and assesses the patient.
• Enhances speech pathology reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
• Assesses changes in the patient’s status and determine whether the treatment options should be modified, performing a re-evaluation and obtaining revision orders as indicated.
• Coordinates with participating members of the health care team, the patient, and the family/caregivers regarding progress toward goals.
• Performs and prioritizes multiple functions or tasks to effectively deal with multiple changes based on patient need and scheduling.
• Prepares and submits legible, relevant and sufficient documentation - whether written or electronic - of treatment and skilled intervention provided, as well as report of a patient’s progress toward goals in accordance with professional standards of practice, policy and procedures, and other requirements.
• Participates in staff conferences and committees as necessary.
• Provides in-service education as requested by Director or Rehab Manager.
• Participates in quality and performance improvement measures.
• Complete other assignments as requested and assigned.

Job Requirements

• Master’s degree from an accredited educational program
• Current State licensure.
• Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association or Currently in clinical fellowship year prior to being granted a CCC.

Tri-State Rehabilitation
Tri-State Rehabilitation is a provider of staff for Skilled Nursing Facilities, who provide quality, cost-effective health care to patients within the comfort of a residential care facility. In addition to Skilled Nursing, Tri-State’s Clients provide a comprehensive array of healthcare services. Our staff provides home health care as well as long-term and/or out-patient care in hospitals, clinics, and LTC organizations for their facility-based clients. We offer Flexibility, Independence, One-on-one setting and Opportunity for creative, individualized care.

Competitive Pay and Excellent Benefits
At Tri-State, we offer an opportunity to be part of something that’s more than just a job. We know that our employees work hard, so we offer an excellent and competitive salary and benefits package as well as career flexibility.

Benefits include:
• Medical, dental and vision insurance
• Cancer/Critical Illness insurance
• Life insurance
• 401(K) retirement plan
• Flexible spending accounts
• Loyalty Bonuses
• Holiday pay
• Voluntary term life insurance
• Supplemental Term Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment insurance
• Short and long-term disability insurance
• Disability gap insurance
• Accident insurance
• MedSupport insurance
• Employee Assistance Plan
• Continuing Education Reimbursement

Tri-State Rehabilitation is an equal opportunity employer.

Contact Len at 412-229-1533 or
Visit our website to learn more: www.tri-staterehab.com