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Speech Therapist

Company: Argus Home Health Care
Location: Denver
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Company Description

Position: Speech Therapist (ST)


Hourly Rate: DOE

Argus Home Health Care has provided a vast array of medical services in Colorado, since 1990. It is our mission to provide quality care to clients in the home environment, emphasizing preventative and restorative medical, with compassion and respect for each individual served.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Education: Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology from an accredited college or university.
  • Experience: Two years of experience as a speech pathologist. Experience in-home health preferred.
    Examples Of Duties And Responsibilities
    • Consumer care activities to increase the clients function and independence including:
    • Evaluation: Initial and ongoing assessments to determine level of functioning, including OASIS assessments at appropriate times;
    • Developing and revising the plan of care in consultation with the physician and other care team members;
    • Identifying barriers to desired outcomes
    • Goal setting
    • Treatment provision, patient/family education and provision of equipment to increase the patients level of function and independence;
    • Coordination of services in consultation with home health staff
    • Discharge evaluation and planning.
    • Evaluating the effectiveness and outcomes of care.
    • Documentation including:
    • Timely recording of all evaluation data, treatment, and clients response to therapy interventions;
    • Recording outcome of conferences and quality assurance data;
    • Attendance and participation in appropriate client care conferences, staff meetings, inservice programs and agency committee meetings.
    • Provision of continuing education and consultation to clients, families and other staff members
    • Supervision of therapy assistants as appropriate
    • Maintains current knowledge of profession by participation in formal education programs, workshops, and professional organizations
    • Performs other related functions as required.
      Knowledge, Skills, And Abilities
      • Knowledge of speech and language therapy principles and procedures.
      • Skill in applying speech and language therapy techniques and methods.
      • Ability to prepare adequate records and reports.

        Argus is following State of Colorado and Federal Government COVID vaccination mandates, where all staff that are client facing must have the COVID vaccine or willing to get vaccinated ASAP, unless you fall under one of the Medical or Religious exemption.

        Additional Information

        All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO Jobble

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