Job Type:

Speech Language Pathologist

JOB-ID: 49

Job Title Category Location Job Type Posted
Speech Language Pathologist San Diego, CA 92123 Per Diem 12-26-2019
When provided, speech therapy services shall be given by a qualified speech pathologist in accordance with the Interdisciplinary Plan of Care.
  • Assist the physician in determining and recommending appropriate speech and hearing services
  • Evaluate the patient’s speech and language abilities and establish a plan of treatment
  • Provide rehabilitation services for speech and language disorders
  • Record and report to the patient's physician the patient’s progress in treatment and any changes in the patient’s condition and plan of care
  • Instruct other health team personnel and family members in methods of assisting the patient in improving communication skills
  • Prepares clinical and progress notes for the clinical record 
  • A person who meets the education and experience requirement for a Certificate of Clinical Competence granted by the American Speech and Hearing Association; or meets the education requirements for certification and is in the progress of accumulating the supervised experience required for certification. Must meet licensure requirements of state in which hospice is located.
    • EOE/AA M/F/D/V

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