Speech Therapist – Home Health - AdventHealth Hendersonville
Location Address: Home Health – Hendersonville/Asheville
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Hendersonville
Located in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina
Co-workers that feel like family
You Will Be Responsible For:
Evaluate patients as assigned.
Establish POC with goals based on patient’s current level of functioning and potential for improvement and in accordance with physician’s orders.
Implement ST assessment and care plan, continuously evaluating the patient’s response to program and need for modification, in collaboration with agency staff and patient’s physician.
Instruct patient and family in total Speech Therapy program; use of exercises, techniques and speech/swallowing education.
Supervise and plan HHA activities in absence of other health care professionals.
What You Will Need:
Current NC license as Speech Therapist required.
Current BLS certification required.
Valid drivers’ license and current automobile insurance required.
Meets the education and experience requirements for a certificate of Clinical Competence in (speech pathology or audiology) granted by the American Speech-Language-Hearing
Home Health Experience Highly Preferred
Responsible for the evaluation, planning, directing and administering of speech therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician. Assist patients to reach their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.