Riverside Health System is actively seeking a PRN Speech Language Pathologist (CCC-SLP) to join our Skilled Nursing Rehab Team at our Hampton, VA campus.
A staff Speech/Language Pathologist is required to be flexible with daily scheduling and may be required to work various patient care settings. A staff Speech/Language Pathologist is supervised by the Rehab Services Management. Following appropriate practice the Speech/Language Pathologist evaluates plans and implements individual patient care educating counseling patients documents progress and participates in planning and discharging according to the department policies and procedures. This position may also perform other assigned duties. A staff Speech/Language Pathologist must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide age goal and diagnosis appropriate care. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development throughout the life span be able to assess patients' needs and status by analyzing evaluated data and be able to interpret information to identify age-specific needs and provide appropriate care accordingly per patient care setting. This position must also be able to follow and adhere to the practices described in the Department Policy and Procedure Manual.
Life at Riverside's Hampton Rehab Center embraces comprehensive medical and rehabilitation services for both short and long term care needs. The spacious and comfortable decor provides a warm, homelike environment. A bright dining room, spacious solarium, and beautiful patio with canopy enhance the comprehensive services provided by the multidisciplinary team. Holiday parties, religious services, family cookouts, bus outings, and individual attention enhance the quality of life for residents. The 130 bed facility offers hospice, skilled nursing, intermediate, and respite care. From our nursing staff to our food services, environmental and laundry staff, our goal is simple... to provide the highest quality service in the most comfortable, home-like environment.
Education: Master's Degree in Speech Language Pathology is required.
Experience: Previous healthcare experience is preferred
Licensure/Certification: Holds CCC-SLP from American Speech and Hearing Association. Licensure to practice in the State of Virginia is required. CPR-BLS is required.