Speech Therapist-Home Care-Iselin Office- Park-Per Diem
Company: Hackensack Meridian Health
Posted on: November 18, 2023
Description: How have you impacted someone's life today? At
Hackensack Meridian Health our teams are focused on changing the
lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each
and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational
health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care
capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to
apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career,
all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.
Responsibilties: Responsible for providing professional therapy to
patients in their homes through evaluation, development and
implementation of individual goal oriented therapy programs in
accordance with organization policies and procedures and external
Complete patient evaluation within the specified time frame and
assure it contains data that is reflective of a complete, holistic
assessment of the client's condition.
Develop an individualized treatment program based on the evaluation
findings focusing on time-oriented, functional and measurable short
and long-term goals.
Prepare EMR documentation such as progress notes, reassessments and
discharge summaries according to policy and procedure. Assure
progress notes and reassessments reflect skilled care and monitor
the patient -s status and progress towards goal achievement.
Assure documentation is precise, neat and legible. Assure
documentation is submitted in a timely manner and supports the need
for continued skilled care in the home.
Assure that service delivery follows the frequency an duration on
the physician's plan of care for the client.
Act as liaison among physician, MCP and other members of the health
care team to ensure effective coordination, appropriate resource
referral, and utilization of home health aide services.
Educate the patient and/or caregiver in a written home program.
Submit a copy of the program for the medical record according to
Provide comprehensive education to patients and/or caregivers based
upon their identified needs in a manner that they are able to
Develop a rapport and mutual respect with the patient to foster an
optimum environment for goal achievement. Implement the treatment
plan utilizing correct and appropriate clinical skills and
techniques. Independently meet productivity requirements on a
Participate in discharge planning throughout the patient's course
of care. Address problem areas appropriately.
Complete scheduling requirements in an accurate and timely manner.
Update and submit new/changed schedules through appropriate
Respond to voice mail and messages in a timely manner.
Document case communication with other members of the health care
team as appropriate throughout the patient's course of care using
secure messaging through the appropriate system
Assure the discharge summary reflects the patient's current status,
outcomes achieved and recommendations for further services or
Other duties and/or projects as assigned. Demonstrate flexibility
with job responsibilities in all areas.
Adheres to HMH's Organizational competencies and standards of
Lifts a minimum of 50 lbs., pushes and pulls a minimum of 50 lbs.
and stands a minimum of 8 hours a day.
Qualifications: Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Master's Degree in Speech Pathology
Minimum of Six (6) Months Speech Pathology Experience
Licenses and Certifications Required:
Speech Language Pathology License
Keywords: Hackensack Meridian Health, New York , Speech Therapist-Home Care-Iselin Office- Park-Per Diem, Healthcare , Iselin, New York
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!