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Speech Therapist (ST)
- Los Angeles, California
- Job Type
- 19 May 2023
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Speech Therapist needed for premier nursing facility. Come join our winning team!
Our Mission: We are professionals committed to serving others, nurturing life, and promoting an individual's ability to thrive.
Facilitates the treatment of speech and language disorders following an assessment process that evaluates patient histories and identifies the causes for speech defects, devising effective therapy plans in association with other healthcare professionals, tracking patient progress, maintaining comprehensive treatment records, and adjusting treatment plans as needed in accordance with all company policies and local, state and federal laws.
Qualifications: If you meet the below - please apply
Current state license in Speech and Language Pathology
Outstanding communication (verbal and written) skills
Ability to lead by example and remain calm and professional in all work-related situations
Compassionately assess, diagnoses and treats speech, language, communication and swallowing disorders
Continually reviews treatment results and adjusts treatment programs to ensure optimal results for patients/residents
Organizes, updates and concisely documents patient charts, daily progress notes, summaries, monthly reports and other required paperwork as needed
Supports and instructs patient/family in techniques, adapting behaviors for better communication outcomes
Follows all facility safety and other policies keeping updated on regulations governing the industry and profession
Participates in inter-departmental meetings and facility operations
Communicates patient status and needs to those involved with care maintaining confidentially when required in accordance with HIPAA
Develops plans and provides treatments consistent with benefit and reimbursement levels for best functional outcome following physician orders
Educates staff, other health care professionals and third-party payer on the benefits and functional outcomes of therapy interventions
Provides in-service trainings or other educational presentations to company, as needed - updating policies and procedures as they relate to the department
Communicates with assistants and rehabilitation technicians providing clear directives concerning patients and their treatment plans prior to initiation of patient care
Confers with Program Specialists and department leaders to develop and implement new programs and techniques to enhance program utilization
Submits billing, payroll, and expense documentation in a timely manner
Health Benefits - Medical, dental, and vision coverages with company paying majority of costs for Medical HMO (with buy up plan options available)
401(k) with company match (company match begins after 1 year of service)
Company paid Life and disability insurance
Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick, Holiday)
Employee Assistance program
Identity Theft and Travel insurance protections
BeneHub employee sponsored discount programs and more .
We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
Benefits available to full-time employees.
We are a skilled nursing facility committed to serving others, nurturing life, and promoting an individual's ability to thrive. As a top-tier, 24-hour nursing home in Los Angeles, California, we pride ourselves on providing state-of-the-art rehabilitation and nursing services.
Paid time off
Job types: Full-time, Part-time
Education: High school degree
Work location: On-site
- Job Reference: 1010169080-2
- Date Posted: 19 May 2023
- Recruiter: Kei-Ai Los Angeles Healthcare Center
- Location: Los Angeles, California
- Salary: On Application
- Sector: Healthcare & Medical
- Job Type: Permanent