Speech Therapist (ST)

Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Aug 05, 2022
Closes
Sep 04, 2022
Ref
1317-D
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Human Touch Home Healthcare is looking for Part Time Speech Therapists (ST) for Fairfax, VA to assist our Falls Church, VA office.

Speech Therapists provide treatments to improve speech, swallowing, communication, and problem-solving skills. Often applied with other therapies, speech therapy significantly contributes to stabilization and recovery.

Speech Therapist (ST) Responsibilities:
  • Evaluate the physical conditions and limitations of the patient.
  • Identifies functional speech defects and establishes a plan of care to improve the patient's function.
  • Communicates plan of care to referring physicians and other organization professionals.
  • Interact and advise the patient and any family members about treatment.
  • Recommends communication devices/aids as indicated.
  • Identifies patient and family/caregiver needs for other services and refers as appropriate.

Education Required:
Current license as a Speech Therapist (ST) in Virginia.
Master's degree in Speech Therapy.

Experience:
Home health experience is a plus.
Excellent clinical and assessment skills.

Job Type: Part-time

Company Overview: Human Touch Home HealthCare has been around for over 23 years, with multiple location through our Virginia, Washington DC, Maryland and Pennsylvania we offer one of the most comprehensive selections of career opportunities in the industry ranging from per diem to full-time. We provide skilled and non-skilled care. Human Touch Home Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status

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