Speech Therapist - Alta Vista

Alta Vista
Brownsville Texas
Full Time
 
SPEECH/LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST – FULL TIME – BROWNSVILLE, TX
Alta Vista Rehabilitation & Healthcare is currently seeking a full time SLP to join our therapy team.
  • In house therapy – job stability, growing company
  • Clinical mentorship – job shadowing
  • Leadership development
  • Clinical and Program development
  • Work life balance- flex schedule –competitive benefits
  • Strong infection control to prevent COVID and keep staff/residents safe
Alta Vista Rehabilitation & Healthcare is a skilled nursing facility offering short term rehabilitation and long term care. We have an amazing in-house therapy program here with an entire operational team hugely committed to therapy.  As part of this amazing team of clinicians, you will have opportunities for training and continuing education in Think Thin/dysphagia, Abilities Care and dementia, stroke and neuro rehabilitation, and respiratory/COVID recovery programs.
 
Visit BuildingTherapyLeaders.com and find out why we are truly different in dignifying long term care.
  • Every facility has an in-house therapy team – no contract therapy company. All department teams work for the facility and share the same goals
  • Each facility is independently owned and operated with local leadership and no corporate red tape
  • Core Values (CAPLICO): Customer Second, Accountability, Passion for Learning, Love One Another, Intelligent Risk Taking, Celebration, Ownership. These values are the core of who we are as an organization and shared among all affiliated facilities
Duties: 
  • Effectively screens/evaluates patients with communication, cognitive or swallowing disorders and develops appropriate plan of care following all regulatory and clinical practice standards.
  • Provides rehabilitative, skilled and medically necessary treatment intervention to patients with communication, cognitive and/or swallowing disorders per regulatory and clinical practice requirements.
  • Evaluates treatment outcomes for effectiveness. Services are modified in relation to patient evaluation and referrals are made in relation to outcomes.
  • Provides consultation and counseling to patients, as well as families, caregivers and other service providers related to the speech disorders.
  • Provides comprehensive discharge summary of services provided per regulatory and clinical requirements.
  • Documents all regulatory and clinically required information in the electronic documentation system and maintains patient records according to company policy. 
Qualifications: 
Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist
This position is open to SLPs at all experience levels. 
 
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
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Last updated 2022-11-09
 
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