Speech Language Pathologist - Pediatric Outpatient - Medical Group
Company: Atrium Health
Posted on: May 24, 2023
Schedule/Hours: Monday - Thursday: 8:00AM - 6:30PM, with flexibility to see patients or utilize administrative time on Fridays
Objective: To provide superior services to our customers and to establish community engagement and awareness.
Work Environment/Setting: Pediatric Outpatient Clinic
What you will do:
Responsible for patient evaluations, care planning, directing, and administering Occupational therapy modalities of treatment as prescribed by a licensed physician.
Administer treatments and physical agents as prescribed by a referring physician to restore function and prevent disability following injury, disease, or physical disability.
Assist patients in reaching their maximum performance and level of functioning, while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities.
Ensure patient charges are accurate and submitted in a timely manner.
Delegate and supervise responsibilities assigned to support staff (OT /PT Aide, etc.).
Participate in operational aspects of the department, contributing to performance improvement and CQI activities.
Attend all infection control, departmental equipment training, organizational safety, and fire safety programs/trainings.
Manage a caseload of 40 patients per week: on average, 10 patients per day.
What we offer:
Comprehensive Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Health Savings and Spending Account options)
403b Retirement Savings Plan with employer-matching contributions
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Tuition Assistance Plans
Employee Fitness and Wellness Center
What you will need:
Master's degree in Communication Disorders
Georgia license and American Speech / Language Association Certification
Pediatric experience is preferred
CFY will be considered
Ability to work on a multi-disciplinarian team
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
What you will learn:
Practical information demonstrated by skilled therapists
EMR documentation methods within a full-service system
Planning and Forecasting
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