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Speech Therapist

at MaineGeneral Health in Augusta, Maine, United States

Job Description

Job Description Summary: Come join our highly skilled Rehab Team at Graybirch Skilled Nursing Home and Long term Care. This facility has a 38 bed skilled program and also offers Therapy services to our long term care residents as well as residents in our Res-Care unit. Our Goal at MaineGeneral LTC is to provide the best patient centered care with a coordinated multidisciplinary approach. This per diem position will also provide opportunities to work on our hospital based 12 bed Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility and Acute Care at the Alfond Center for Health. Apply Today!

Job Description:

Assesses patient’s ability to safely and effectively perform speech/language skills. Designs the appropriateplan of care, including type and frequency of treatment.Implements the treatment plan using appropriate modalities. Documents subjective, objective, assessmentfindings and plan, and patient progress.Educates and counsels patients and family/caregiver.Plans and/or assists with patient discharge fromtherapy services and treatment setting.Provides information regarding appropriate selection/use of adaptiveequipment and support programs.

The ideal candidate will have:

Maine State Speech-Language Pathologist licensure requiredCertificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) by American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) required within 1 year of hire.

Scheduled Weekly Hours: 0

Work Shift: Day (United States of America)

Job Exempt: No

Benefits:

Supporting all aspects of our employees’ wellness – physical, emotional and financial – is a critical component of being a great place to work. With the wide range of benefits and programs available, employees have the resources they need to be well at every stage of life and plan for the future.

Physical Wellness:

We offer wellness programs and resources to provide employees access to resources for a healthy lifestyle.

Emotional Wellness:

When life gets challenging, employees have access to our Employee Assistance Program for employees and anyone in their household.

Financial Wellness:

+ An employee discount program is available to all employees for services provided by MaineGeneral Medical Center.

+ We offer eligible employees up to 2% of eligible pay in 403(b) company-matching contributions plus another 2% in the 401(a) retirement income plan.

Career Mobility:

Helping our employees develop their skills and grow their careers is critical to how we retain our talent and sustain our business. We do this by offering our teammates a variety of leadership-supported programs and learning and development resources for every stage of their professional development. We know that our employees are our most valuable resource – they’re how we grow our business and care for our community.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability Assistive technologies are available. Application assistance for those requesting reasonable accommodation to the career site is available by contacting HR at (207) 861-3440 .

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability: In furtherance of MaineGeneral’s policy regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, MaineGeneral has developed a written Affirmative Action Program which sets forth the policies, practices and procedures that MaineGeneral is committed to in order to ensure that its policy of nondiscrimination and affirmative action is accomplished.

The Affirmative Action Plan for Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities is available for inspection by any employee or candidate for employment upon request, during normal business hours, in the Human Resources Department. Assistive technologies are available. Application assistance for those requesting reasonable accommodation to the career site is available by contacting HR at (207) 861-3440 . EEO is Law (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf)

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Job Posting: JC185140520

Posted On: Jun 06, 2021

Updated On: Aug 06, 2021