Speech Language Pathologist - Fairfield, California - NurseRecruiter.com

Per Diem Nursing Job in
Fairfield , California, 94533

  • Employer: Paradise Valley Estates
  • Profession: Speech Language Pathologist
  • Specialty: Skilled Nursing / Long Term Care

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Provides empathetic, person-driven therapy services to all PVE residents in a caring, safe and efficient manner; and is responsible to perform the following according to Paradise Valley Estate’s mission, policies, procedures and individualized resident care plans:

Empowers each resident to maintain the highest level of independence with a customized therapy program. Works closely with the Interdisciplinary Team to ensure all information on patient care is communicated. Discusses current condition with Charge Nurse prior to each therapy session.

Assists residents in transferring, re-positioning and walking, using correct and appropriate transfer techniques and equipment, provides range of motion and passive exercise. Maintains each person’s self-esteem, privacy and confidentiality of personal information, adhering to HIPAA guidelines. Provides residents with opportunities for independence and choice as to therapy goals, appointment times and location of therapy. Adapts the physical environment to promote resident comfort and rest. Answers call lights for any resident within sight, even if they aren’t on case load. Appropriately documents all therapy provided. Timely meets new admissions to Laurel Creek and helps coordinate safe discharges. Uses standard precautions by using personal protective equipment and observes transmission guidelines, washes hands between resident cares, reports signs/symptoms of resident infection to appropriate staff in a timely manner.

Benefits:
We offer a wide array of benefits including voluntary life, supplemental critical illness, cancer, accident, medical bridge, and life insurance policies, long term care insurance, pet insurance, corporate gym memberships, 401k with a match, and paid sick time!

Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter or fax to 707-496-6696.
EOE/M/F/V/D

Location

Fairfield, California , 94533

Employment Type

Per Diem

Employer

Paradise Valley Estates

Date Posted

Aug 21st, 2019

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