Providence Speech Language Pathologist - Home Health in Lacey, Washington
Providence is calling a Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) (Home Health, Day Shift, Per Diem) to Providence SoundHomeCare and Hospice in Lacey, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
SLP care needs are assessed as needed for SLP clients: After a referral, an accurate history and physical exam are performed. Documents assessment data within 24 hours of home visit.
Describes assessment & accurately interprets data holistically (psychological, physiological, cognitive & medication regime).
Observes reimbursement eligibility criteria in implementing services for clients: Assists in obtaining information to determine alternative payment sources. Communicates with insurance co or HMO's to determine eligibility for home care.
Determines priorities of client care based on client's needs and available resources: Manages time effectively. Prioritizes client's needs effectively.
Written plan of care developed which best meets the client's needs holistically. Defines the coordination of care needed.
Cooperatively assists clients & significant others in developing a realistic plan of care.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Master's Degree in Speech/language pathology
Certificate of Clinical Competence issued by the American Speech and Hearing Association or eligibility for Clinical Fellowship Year.
Current Washington State Speech Language Pathologist License.
Valid Washington State driver’s license.
Insured and reliable transportation.
Healthcare Provider BLS/CPR certification required.
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence SoundHomeCare and Hospice, in Olympia, Washington, is a home health and hospice ministry serving patients in their places of residence throughout Mason, Lewis and Thurston counties in Washington state. Our team brings the Providence tradition of excellence into the home setting, and work together with physicians, patients, family members and insurance providers to meet each patient's unique needs. Providence SoundHomeCare and Hospice is a non-profit, state licensed and Medicare certified agency.
For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Speech Therapy
Req ID: 273209