Speech Language Pathologist – SLP – PRN

Speech Language Pathologist – SLP – PRN Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Speech Language Pathologist – SLP – PRN to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Participates in peer review for staff performance and appraisals;
  • Provides clinical documentation on a timely basis;
  • Demonstrates working knowledge and application of Medicare, Medicaid, and other reimbursement systems;
  • Participates in clinical program development and implementation;
  • Maintain Compliance with Daybreak’s Compliance Program and plan, adhere to the Daybreak’s Code of Conduct,
  • Completes required educational training per Daybreak policy,
  • Demonstrates courtesy, compassion, and respect to patients, caregivers, customers, physicians, and co-workers;
  • Participates in new learning to remain current in the field of expertise;
  • Provides training to patients, families, caregivers, and staff;
  • Participates in quality improvement programs;
  • Complete all required clinical and billing documentation as indicated and submit in a timely manner;
  • Monitor productivity and speech language staffing needs;
  • Assume primary responsibility for the management and documentation of the patient/client program according to ASHA Standards of Care;
  • Review and evaluate physician’s referral and patient’s medical records to determine speech-language therapy program required;
  • Performs therapy interventions utilizing standard therapy techniques and skills as appropriate for the condition of the patient.

Requirements:

  • Assists the Department Manager in departmental management functions;
  • Participates in peer review for staff performance and appraisals;
  • Participates with fellow staff in monitoring the quality of services provided by the Rehab Therapy Department;
  • Assists in development of the SLP role in programs and services;
  • Exhibits willingness to share professional knowledge and experience. Alerts the Manager to educational needs;
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills;
  • Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to utilize independent and effective clinical judgment, problem solving, and decision making skills;
  • Ability to function effectively in various systems and to interact effectively with all levels of staff, residents, and customers;
  • Strong oral and written communication skills;
  • Utilizes effective time management skills;
  • Excellent observation, verbal and written communication skills, and problem-solving skills;
  • Effective interpersonal skills with strong focus on customer service;
  • Understanding of communication disorders resulting from neurological impairments;
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) preferred.