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Join our team at PRN Home Health & Therapy, where we genuinely care about each employee, celebrate each other’s wins, and live by our company values.

The Speech and Language Pathologist evaluates and treats patients in accordance with orders from a physician through use of therapeutic procedures designed to address deficits in speech, language, hearing, swallowing and cognition and improve independence, safety and quality of life. The Speech and Language Pathologist participates as a member of the interdisciplinary team providing support and information within the area of speech therapy.

Speech-Language Pathologist Part-Time/Per Diem

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Part-Time
Madison and Surrounding Areas

Certification Requirements

  • Graduate of an approved program in Speech/Language Pathology curriculum
  • Current license/certification in Wisconsin
  • American Heart Association CPR Certified
  • Recent graduates are welcome
  • Certification by the American Speech Language/Hearing Association
  • CFY supervision available
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of accreditation standards and compliance requirements

Job Duties

  • Review available patient information and evaluate the impact of this information on the assessment and treatment process
  • Conducts and documents a thorough functional assessment of the patient utilizing standardized procedures, including home/vocational and equipment needs
  • Develop and implement an individualized treatment plan based on patient needs and containing achievable functional goals
  • Comply with evaluation, treatment and documentation guidelines
  • Record patient progress in the patient record a minimum of every ten (10) days
  • Revise treatment plans, as needed, throughout the treatment process
  • Documents the course of treatment in a clear, concise manner, including a discharge summary utilizing the prescribed format
  • Orient patients to program services and treatment procedures appropriate to their needs. Inform patients of any potential risk during any procedure
  • Work with nursing staff, patient and families to maximize patient’s use of functional abilities
  • Establish and instruct patient and family/other care giver in exercises and therapeutic procedures to be continued following discharge
  • Assist in the referral process when a patient requires additional services following discharge. Maintain current knowledge of community resources
  • Attend and participate in rehabilitation team conferences regarding patient progress, problems or needs
  • Access continuing education opportunities appropriate to discipline and responsibilities in order to maintain clinical currency
  • Attend and participate in staff meetings and other meetings as requested
  • This position must continually meet the productivity objective of 77%. PRN Home Health and Therapy reserves the right to adjust each individual employee’s productivity objective independently based upon said employee’s facility responsibilities
  • Act in compliance with PRN HOME HEALTH AND THERAPY Management Policies and Procedures, State, Federal and Professional Organization regulatory standards and guidelines
  • Promote the programs and services of PRN HOME HEALTH AND THERAPY through formal and informal interactions with the community