Evaluate patient within two working days of physician referral.
Develop effective treatment plans.
Supervise Rehab Techs in direct patient care and patient related activities.
Treat patients according to a treatment plan approved by the attending physician.
Communicate with supervisor and other health team members regarding patient progress, problems, and plans.
Participate as necessary in patient care conferences and Daily and Weekly Clinical Care Management Meetings as indicated.
Participate in in-service training programs.
Record clinical documentation according to accepted regulatory, corporate and professional guidelines.
Record daily treatments and labor per corporate procedures.
Establish and instruct caregivers in patient specific maintenance programs.
Participate in discharge planning.
Complete/Print Evaluations/Reports/Discharges within 24-48 hours, and file as indicated.
Complete Telephone Orders immediately following all Evaluations, Recertification and Discharges.
Complete G-Codes within 24-48 hours
Treatment notes entered before close of business for the working day.
Billing completed before close of business for the working day.
Progress notes must be completed within 24 hours of due date.
Maintains annual current Certificate of Clinical Competence and its respective requirements per the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association.
Physical and Sensory Requirements (With or Without the Aid of Mechanical Devices):
Mobility (includes walking, good balance), reaching, bending, lifting, grasping, fine hand coordination, ability to see and hear, ability to read and write, ability to communicate with patients, family members, personnel, and ability to remain calm under stress
In process of obtaining Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association.
Current licensure as a Speech Language Pathologist in the state of current practice.
Must be able to communicate in English, both verbally and in writing.
Must possess problem-solving skills of the type and at a level necessary to accomplish the job.
Must possess good communication skills and be able to relate professionally and positively to patients, patient’s family members, and facility staff.
Must meet all local health regulations and pass post-employment physical exam or drug screen if required.
Must be capable of performing the Responsibilities of this job, with or without reasonable accommodations.
Internal Number: 9876543213
About Rehab Synergies
At Rehab Synergies, we are dedicated to providing patients with the highest level of quality Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech Language Pathology services in a variety of settings including residential and transitional care in Skilled Nursing Facilities, Outpatient and Home Health environments. This is all made possible through our dedicated team of professionals who provide treatment to patients at one of our 50+ Care Partners located throughout Texas.
The AMERICAN SPEECH-LANGUAGE-HEARING ASSOCIATION (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for members and affiliates who are audiologists, speech-language pathologists, speech, language, and hearing scientists, audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel, and students