Nov 22, 2019

Speech Therapist - Puget Sound Home Healt

  • Ensign Therapy
  • Tacoma, WA, USA
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Puget Sound Home Health of Tacoma, WA, provides the highest quality of home healthcare services within a 30 mile radius of Tacoma, Washington. We are growing and seek to add a full time, licensed SLP to our team. We currently support a very dynamic team that includes exceptional nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists and speech language pathologists.  In return for your clinical expertise, professional passion and attentiveness to our patients, we are happy to offer a highly competitive benefits package and competitive hourly wage in addition to travel cost reimbursement. As part of the Ensign family of health care operations, we partner with several skilled nursing therapy programs in the area.   We have been in-house with therapy for many years which gives us a significant edge going into the current payment model changes. Our therapy and nursing teams work collaboratively to ensure outstanding outcomes for our patients. While some companies are preparing for layoffs, we are gearing up for amazing rehab programs!    As a therapist in our organization you will:   Carry out hands-on treatment, implementation and documentation of patient status for home health patients under the direction of their plan of care Spend time working with patients and making a significant difference in their lives Have flexibility in your work schedule and autonomy in patient assessments Provide valuable input into the patient’s care and care treatment Communicate on a regular basis with an interdisciplinary group as to the status, progress, and needs of the patient Be positioned for Career Advancements within a growing market  Work with team members who share your passion    Puget Sound Home Health receives support from Ensign Services who provides a wide range of clinical and operational assistance to over 200 independently owned healthcare operations located throughout the United States. Ensign culture has come to life in these facility teams and is evident in the ownership, passion, and celebration found in their departments every day. In addition, Ensign culture has fostered an environment where therapists have an unprecedented level of freedom to create and implement the programs that will best serve their patients and communities.   Experience/Qualifications This position is open to therapists at all experience levels.   We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.