Speech Language Pathologist - CFY

  • Colorado Springs, CO, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Welcome to the team!

Our team is comprised of nurses and other healthcare professionals who are more than just providers, they’re partners. If you have a passion for helping others and want to make a true difference in your community, MGA Homecare is the place for you!

Why choose MGA Homecare?

  • Make an Impact - Health happens at home, not only the hospital.
  • Create Rewarding Patient Relationships – opportunity to provide holistic care in the patient’s home while educating family members on best care practices.
  • Care for Diverse Patient Populations - home healthcare nurses serve patients from various backgrounds and ages.
  • Find Autonomy and Independence - Home nursing gives nurses a chance to be more innovative than any other setting.
  • Create a Flexible, Customized Career – opportunity to choose your schedule and a career path of growth.

Job Description

  • Seeks and obtains sufficient information necessary to function effectively.
  • Provides individual patient/client services and determines priority needs for speech language by:
    • Participating in the development of the plan of care.
    • Implementing the plan of care.
    • Communicating with Supervisor on any change in patient condition.
    • Updating Supervisor regarding goal progress.
  • Maintains communication regarding patient/client status with supervisory personnel.
  • Collaborates with the physician and team members to implement and support the patient's plan of care.
  • Completes and maintains accurate clinical notes regarding patient evaluation and plan of care.
  • Observes the patient/client for reactions to treatment or changes in condition, discusses and reports changes as necessary.
  • Assists caregivers/families, other healthcare personnel in providing continuity of care.
  • MGA Policies, Procedures and Handbook are adhered to.
  • Notes are completed accurately and submitted as per respective policies and procedures.
  • Clinical documentation must be turned in weekly per agency guidelines.
  • Represents themselves in a positive and professional manner in the company and community.
  • Adheres to dress code with a clean and neat professional appearance.
  • Reports on time and as scheduled in order to complete work within designated time.
  • Participation in Agency's other mandated activities as requested by Agency Director such as In-services. 

Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Speech Language Pathology (Bachelor's in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Associates as a Speech Language Pathology Assistant)
  • Successful completion of appropriate screening test with passing rate
  • Current CPR certification per state regulations
  • Professional experience required per state regulations

Additional Information

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