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Connecting employers with the talent they need + connecting healthcare professionals with the jobs they’ll love

Headquartered in New York City with 9 additional offices in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Florida, The Execu|Search Group specializes in the placement of healthcare professionals in full-time and temporary roles. From Registered Nursing positions to Medical Directors and Hospital Administrators, we work with some of the best healthcare facilities and are focused on connecting candidates with jobs that are tailored to their unique qualifications.  Our Health Services recruiters have achieved the Gold Seal of Approval™ for healthcare staffing services from The Joint Commission, which recognizes our dedication to providing our clients with qualified healthcare professionals.


The Execu|Search Group

CITY :

NEW YORK

STATE :

NY

COUNTRY :

USA

ZIP CODE :

10001

JOB ID NUMBER :

U1016200

POSTED :

02/15/2017

Speech Language Pathologist (SLP)


The Execu|Search Group


POSITION TYPE:  Temporary / Consulting

JOB SUMMARY:


Speech Language Pathologist (SLP)
Speech Language Pathologist (SLP)
Location: New York, NY
Salary: 
Experience: 1.0 year(s)
Job Type: Temporary / Consulting
Job ID: U1016200
 
   
About the Opportunity

A premier healthcare organization located in New York City is actively seeking a self-motivated and compassionate Speech Language Pathologist (SLP), with a strong home care background, for a promising opportunity on their staff. In this role, the SLP provides speech language pathology services in accordance with the physician’s plan of care to improve or restore the patient’s communication skills and/or oral motor function. Apply today!

Company Description

Healthcare Organization

Job Description

The Speech Language Pathologist (SLP):

  • Assists the physician in assessing the patient’s functional level by applying appropriate tests and measurements
  • Obtains physician verbal orders for services and prepares interim order forms accordingly for MD signature as needed
  • Submits reports of patient status for insurance authorization in a timely manner
  • Treats patients through the use of therapeutic activities
  • Observes, documents and reports the patient’s responses to treatment and any change in the patient’s condition to the physician, and/or the coordinator of care, as appropriate
  • Instructs and advises patients, family members and other home health personnel in the phases of speech language pathology in which they may assist the patient, and in the completion of the home exercise program
  • Regularly reviews the rehabilitation needs of patients
  • Makes referrals to other disciplines as indicated by the needs of the patients or documents rationale for not doing so
  • Observes signs and symptoms and reports to the physician and/or other appropriate health professionals as often as needed or as directed by the changes in the patient’s condition
  • Assists with the coordination of the plan of care and maintains continuity of patient care through interdisciplinary coordination with other healthcare professionals on the team
  • Teaches, supervises and counsels the patient and designated caregiver regarding home care procedures as appropriate to the patient’s condition
  • Develops, prepares and maintains individualized patient care documentation
Required Skills
  • Active New York State license and current registration to practice as a Speech Language Pathologist
  • 1 year of post-license experience as a Speech Language Pathologist
Desired Skills
  • 1 year of Speech Language Pathology experience practicing in a Home Health setting