FutureCare

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SLP PRN

SLP PRN

ID 
2017-8331
FutureCare Facility 
FutureCare Pineview
Position Type 
PRN
Shift 
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Career Details

Overview

FutureCare Pineview located in Prince Georges County is looking for experienced sub-acute or LTC SLP's to join their team PRN

Responsibilities

  1. On referral, evaluates the impact of available resident information on the assessment and treatment process.
  2. Conducts and documents a thorough assessment of the resident to determine and diagnose communicative deficits and equipment needs.
  3. Develops and implements an individualized treatment program based on the initial evaluation and containing achievable functional goals.
  4. Complies with evaluation, treatment and documentation guidelines described in facility policy and procedures.
  5. Complete appropriate documentation in the resident’s medical record following each treatment session.
  6. Revises the resident’s treatment program, as needed, based upon resident performance.
  7. Documents the course of treatment in a clear, concise discharge summary utilizing a prescribed format.
  8. Orients residents to program services and treatment procedures appropriate to their needs.  Informs residents of any potential risk during any procedure.
  9. Works with nursing staff, resident and families to maximize resident’s use of functional abilities.
  10. Orients residents to program services and treatment procedures appropriate to their needs.  Informs residents of any potential risk during any procedure.
  11. Works with nursing staff, resident and families to maximize resident’s use of functional abilities.
  12. Instructs residents and family/other caregiver about therapeutic procedures to be continued by the resident following discharge.
  13. Assists in the referral process when a resident requires additional services following discharge.  Maintains current knowledge of community resources.

 

Qualifications

  1. Graduate of an approved program in Speech/Language Pathology culminating in the receipt of a Master’s or Doctoral Degree.
  2. Valid license in Speech Language Pathology services at the clinical level in the state of Maryland.
  3. Minimum of 1 year of Long Term Care Experience preferred.
  4. Certification by the American Speech/Language/Hearing Association
  5. One to two years experience in the areas of Adult Neurological communicative disorders with emphasis in Aphasiology and Dysphagia Rehabilitation preferred
  6. Demonstrated competency in applying the principles, methods, materials and equipment used in Speech/Language Pathology to the resident population served in this facility.
  7. Ability to assess resident needs and develop and implement a comprehensive plan of care.
  8. Knowledge of regulatory standards and compliance requirements.