Speech and Language Therapist

Caring Heart Rehab & Nursing Center Philadelphia, PA $3,000 Sign-on Bonus
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About Us

Caring Heart is a 249 bed Long Term and Rehabilitation Care Center located in the heart of Mt. Airy in Philadelphia.  We pride ourselves on providing the best care possible to our Residents regardless if they are here for Long Term care or are here to recover and return to their own home.  Our Rapid Recovery Program is a specially designed clinical excellence program that is personalized to each resident we serve. The program integrates all levels of care from your hospital stay, rehabilitation at our facility, plans to return home, and communication back to your primary physician.  Creating this continuum of care helps each patient return home quicker and helps prevent rehospitalization stays. Our team of professionals help residents reach their goals and get them home sooner.


Responsibilities

Responsible for the assessment, treatment planning, therapeutic interventions, re-assessments and discharge planning of patients referred for Speech-Language Therapy as well as Swallow Evaluation and treatment. The Speech-Language Pathologist will also participate in program development, quality improvement, problem solving and productivity improvement in a flexible interdisciplinary fashion. Skills & Abilities: This position is responsible for the assessment and treatment of patients who persistently demonstrate communication deficits in any modality: speaking, listening, reading and/or writing.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of a Speech Language Pathology program is required. Bachelors Degree Required; Masters or Doctorate preferred.
  • Licensed in Pennsylvania
  • CPR Certification
  • 1-2 years Long-Term Care Experience preferred
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