Speech Language Pathologist
Company: Kindred Healthcare
Posted on: November 19, 2022
Position: Speech Language Pathologist
Setting: Acute Rehab Unit
City / State: Danville, VA
Join us because you have a love & passion for rehab and strong
clinical skills. We seek those that are able to motivate,
encourage, and inspire! Those that improve goal-setting and assist
in team-cohesion! Call today to learn more about this
Kindred Rehabilitation Services is the largest diversified provider
of rehabilitation therapy in the country. Through Kindred Hospital
Rehabilitation Services, we provide leading therapy to more than
2,000 sites of service across different settings in the care
continuum and have been managing rehab for more than 30 years. We
provide rehabilitation services, including physical, occupational
and speech-language therapies to virtually every care setting
including inpatient, outpatient, skilled nursing, home health,
long-term acute care and assisted living. With locations across 47
states, we are certain to have a rehab job for you.
Your career growth begins when you join an interdisciplinary team,
where doctors, nurses, therapists and other experts work together
to form individualized care plans for our patients and residents.
Opportunities through our development programs, training seminars
and university partnerships, not only allow for continual career
growth but emphasize our commitment to investing in our employees
and developing future healthcare leaders.
The goal of our team is to focus on each patient as an individual
to ensure that we are meeting their clinical needs and creating a
fun and dynamic healing environment. Each employee's dedication is
essential to meet and exceed the needs of each patient, resident
and family we serve. Ranked as one of Fortune magazine's "Most
Admired Healthcare Company" for 8 years, Kindred welcomes you to
join our team and build a career that touches lives.
As a Speech Language Pathologist / SLP you will:
Play an important part in helping ourpatient to recover and feel
better about themselves by providing therapy to maximize speech,
language, cognitive and swallowing abilities.
Communicate patient progress or problems to supervisor and other
team members; assist with patient scheduling and post charges daily
to patient records.
Document patient care in accordance with Peoplefirst, regulatory,
licensing, payer and accrediting requirements.
Instruct patient's family or nursing staff in follow-through
Maintain equipment and work area in a safe and clean condition.
Make presentations to support marketing efforts, at team
conferences and in-services.
Handle job responsibilities in accordance with the Company's Code
of Business Conduct, the Corporate Compliance Agreement,
appropriate professional standard and applicable state/federal
As a Speech Language Pathologist / SLP you will have:
Graduate of a master's level program in Speech Language Pathology
which is accredited by Education Standards Board or whose practice
meets ASHA certification requirements.
Meet the education and experience requirements for Certification of
Clinical Competence in Speech Language Pathology or Audiology
granted by ASHA
Minimum of six months speech therapist / speech language
pathologist experience working with an adult and geriatric
Current and unrestricted Speech Language Pathologist license in the
state where services are rendered.
Current CPR certification.
Strong organizational and communication skills.
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