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Company: Pivot Physical Therapy
Location: Manakin-Sabot, VA
Career Level: Director
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

Pivot has an immediate need for a Speech Language Pathologist for Early Intervention atour Tuckahoe Clinic in Manakin-Sabot, VA!

Job Summary:

Adhering to principles consistent with the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice, the Speech-Language Pathologist provides for the evaluation, rehabilitation, and treatment of developmental delays and conditions of children ages birth – 3 years.  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Treats children, ages birth – 3 years, within their home or the child's natural environment, who have been referred for speech therapy.
  • Adheres to the services in accordance with the measurable result/outcome/goal, frequency, duration, beginning and end dates outlined on the Individualized Family Service Plan (IFSP).
  • Adheres to documentation standards established by Early Intervention and submits all session notes, outcome summaries and other reports as deemed necessary in a timely manner.
  • Maintains a patient visit schedule consistent with the needs of the families, while eliminating unnecessary travel.
  • Works with the child's family/caregiver(s) to provide strategies they can work on to address the child's developmental delay(s).
  • Treats children of all race, creed, gender, and disability without bias or prejudice
  • Respects and understands the child/family's right to services and right to involvement in service decisions
  • Practices ethical responsibility based on the cultural, ethnic and religious beliefs of the patients served and applicable law
  • Prepares and submits reports, assuring confidentiality and following all HIPAA guidelines.
  • Attends meetings as required
  • Communicates effectively with other members of the Early Intervention team
  • Keeps abreast of new techniques and trends in the field of Early Intervention.
  • Attends conventions, meetings, or special courses whenever possible and to share with the clinic personnel information gained
  • Completes annual training and all other mandatory trainings, within a minimum of 24 training hours per fiscal year relevant to Early Intervention.
  • Prepares and give talks to community groups and participates in community outreach events in support of Pivot's mission, as requested
  • Maintains good public relations with all community sources
  • Plans for future improvement in procedures and organization of the program
  • Keeps current and adheres to policies and procedures as required by the counties served.
  • Actively participates and adheres to all policies and procedures as enumerated in the Corporate Compliance program

Non-Essential Functions:

  • Adheres to professional dress code.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by management

Required Education, Certifications and Licenses:

  • Graduate of a ASHA accredited school of Speech-Language Pathology
  • Experience: Previous experience in pediatric setting preferred
  • State licensure or be eligible for state licensure
  • Current (or ability to obtain) First Aide and CPR/BLS Card (infant/child); FBI/Fingerprint Clearance*; Child Abuse Clearance*; Pennsylvania Criminal Background Check*

*Clearance must have been obtain within the past 5 years

Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent customer service skills, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent documentation and communication skills
  • Access to secure computer/internet access to:
    • Review IFSPs
    • Receive pertinent e-mails from Director of Early Intervention
    • Prepare Progress Monitoring Summaries and other reports deemed necessary by EI
  • Able to trouble shoot; strong sense of decision making and judgment; action oriented; approachable
  • Team player and effective at building and fostering teamwork as well as maintain composure when dealing with conflict; thoughtful of others, courteous
  • Active listening skills and able to adapt to change
  • Effectively manages time and manages priorities


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