Speech-Language Pathologist - PRN The Grove Care and Wellness Center - Riverside, CA
About the Opportunity The Grove Care and Wellness Center is a busy skilled nursing facility located in the heart of Riverside. We currently seek a PRN Speech-Language Pathologist to join our fun loving in-house therapy team, help us handle our growing caseload and provide excellent care to our patients. We are a 5-star facility and have just completed a beautiful remodel. The Grove has become well known for providing quality programs in neurological rehab and achieving excellent outcomes for our patients. In return for your clinical expertise and professional passion we can offer you a highly competitive hourly rate and many career growth opportunities.
The Grove receives support from Ensign Services who provides a wide range of clinical and operational assistance to over 200 independently owned healthcare operations located throughout the United States. Help us build something great and share in the Ensign experience with these in-house facility teams where our core values of ownership, passion for learning, loving one another, and celebration are evident every day. Be sure to ask us about facility specific specialty programs like Heart PARC, Abilities Care, Music & Memory, Alter G, Big & Loud, and opportunities for you to continue learning and receive focused program training to enhance your therapy career.
Duties: Evaluate patients within forty eight (48) hours of physician referral. Develop effective treatment plans and obtain approval for services from referring physician. Treat patients according to the physician’s treatment plan and adhere to facility documentation guidelines. Communicate with supervisor and other health team members regarding patient progress, problems and treatment plans. Participate in Patient Care Conference, Utilization Review Meeting and Rehabilitation Conferences. Participate in in service training program for other staff in the facility. Record evaluations, daily treatment notes, weekly progress notes, HCFA therapy certs/POC forms per documentation guidelines. Record treatment charges per facility policy and procedure. Instruct patient's families or nursing staff in maintenance program. Participate in discharge planning. Secure necessary durable medical equipment and adaptive equipment for patients to facilitate independence. Act as a clinical preceptor for affiliating CFY / RFP Speech-Language Pathologist and student programs. Comply with the American Speech-Language and Hearing Practice Act for the state, and the facility policy and procedures.
The Grove Care and Wellness Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Desired Skills: Exhibits a sincere desire to help patients and residents in their rehabilitation process Superior interpersonal communication skills Strong writing skills required for documentation of the care you provide Exhibits knowledge and understanding of therapy practice Possesses and conveys high degree of credibility and integrity Enjoys team cohesion, is a team player, has a positive attitude and a strong desire to make a constructive impact on organizational excellence Understands and accepts the unpredictable nature and needs of the therapy function in a busy rehab department
Additional Salary Information: Contact Paul Medvene, 949-230-8384
Internal Number: Riverside
About Ensign Services
Ensign Services provides opportunities for therapists to join a growing network of over 200 independently owned healthcare facilities located throughout the United States. We are proud of our innovative and passionate in-house therapy teams and the exciting things they are doing that are new to the industry. Ensign culture has come to life in these facility teams and is evident in the ownership, passion, and celebration found in their departments every day. Our culture has fostered an environment where therapists have an unprecedented level of freedom to create and implement the programs that will best serve their patients and communities. We welcome new grads and have experienced therapists as part of our existing team who can mentor and train. Visit us at www.ensigntherapy.com to learn more!
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for 191,500 members and affiliates who are audiologists; speech-language pathologists; speech, language, and hearing scientists; audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel; and students.