Organization: Columbia Basin Health Association
Category: Speech Pathologist
Location: Othello, Connell, Mattawa, WA
Date Job Posted: September 9, 2020
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Speech Language Pathologist
Responsible for providing related interventions in evaluating and treating speech, language, cognitive-communication, swallowing, and other related disorders in individuals of all age levels (infancy to elderly).
Perform evaluations to assess speech, language, cognitive-communication, swallowing and other related disorders for referred patients to diagnose and/or determine the degree of impairment.
Develops and implements treatment plans utilizing evidence-based interventions and practices to achieve positive outcomes and improved functioning. Also monitors patients’ progress and adjusts treatments accordingly.
Collaborates and provides feedback to other members of the care team (PT, OT, Family Resources Coordinator, primary care provider, and family members) regarding the treatment needs of patients and progress in the delivery of services as well as areas of concern to prevent further impairment or problems.
Transitions and/or provides referral for other specialized or long term services as needed.
Maintains records that document interventions provided in accordance with program requirements and guidelines.
Develops and maintains relationships with community agencies relevant to program functions and referral needs.
Effectively manage caseload by providing timely interventions, providing quality services, achieving positive outcomes, and maintaining productivity levels.
Travels to remote sites and/or home visits to support related intervention services.
Other duties as assigned.
Promotes a positive work culture and upholds clinic policies and procedures, including the WE CARE Standards of Behavior.
Must uphold confidentiality at all times in regards to CBHA activities, reports, financials, patient health information and other proprietary information specific to CBHA.
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