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Speech Language Therapy Assistant (SLPA) - Sign On Bonus

Company: Care Options For Kids
Location: Temple
Posted on: September 9, 2023

Job Description:

Position Summary:The position of a Speech Language Pathologist Assistant provides coordinatedspeech therapy to patients of all age groups under the supervision of a licensed Speech LanguagePathologist.About Us:Care Options for Kids is a pediatric home health agency. We provide speech therapy, occupational therapy, and physical therapy services to childrenfrom birth to agetwenty-one in the child's home, private school, or daycare setting. Working with the patient, the family, and the physician, we design each child's plan of care to meet the individual needs of the child. We are committed to providing outstandingcare for the children and families we serve.Benefits:Medical, Dental & VisionLife, LTD & STDSupplemental Insurances401kPTO accrualAnnual CEU AllowanceQuarterly Compliance Bonus Incentive based on treatment visitsReferral programProfessional development assistanceFlexible scheduleElectronic EMREssential Job Functions include but are not limited to:Administers the speech therapy treatment plan as developed by the Speech LanguagePathologistApplies concepts of infection control standard precautions in coordinating/performing patient careactivities to prevent contamination and transmission of disease.Accepts clinical assignments that are consistent with education and competence to care forpatients.Uses effective interpersonal relations and communication skills; facilitates the use of these skillsby other team members to achieve desirable outcomes.Must meet mandatory continuing education requirements.Promotes compliance with all fiscal intermediary and/or other third-party payers, througheducation, coaching and other assistance necessary.Demonstrates commitment, professional growth and competency.Promote Agency philosophy and administrative policies to ensure quality of care.Experience/Requirements:Pediatric focus and home health experience preferred.Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.Self-motivated, with strong problem-solving skills and ability to work independently.Demonstrated ability to effectively prioritize time and meet deadlines.Ability to work under pressure.Ability to maintain confidentiality of data and information.Knowledge of therapy skills as defined as generally accepted standards of practice.Excellent communication verbal and written, and interpersonal skills.Responsive to requests.Reliable transportation, valid driver's license, and current auto liability insurance.EDUCATION/LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS:Bachelor's degree in communication sciences and Disorders from an accredited schoolCurrent Texas State License to practice Speech TherapyPhysical and Sensory Essential Functions:Requires prolonged standing and walking, some bending, pulling, pushing, stooping, stretching and/or heavy lifting.Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity, sufficient to operate a keyboard, telephone and other equipment.Requires working under some stressful conditions to meet deadlines and patient needs and to meet patient/family individualized psychosocial needs.Working Conditions:This job operates in an office, clinic and/or patients' home with various conditions.Possible exposure to blood and bodily fluids and infectious diseases with varying exposure to noise.Proof of current CPR and Hepatitis profile required.Ability to work flexible schedule and travel locally.Some exposure to unpleasant weather.Machines, Tools, Equipment and Work Aids Used:Typical office equipment including Microsoft Office Suite and EMR system Position eligible for a sign on bonus up to $4,000 based on experience. Terms and conditions apply. Please ask your dedicated recruiter for more details.If you are interested in learning more about joining the Care Options family, our culture, or immediate and future opportunities, please visit us atThank you in advance for considering Care Options for Kids!

Keywords: Care Options For Kids, Temple , Speech Language Therapy Assistant (SLPA) - Sign On Bonus, Other , Temple, Texas

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