Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) - NHC Maury Regional Transitional Care Center
Company: National Healthcare Corporation
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) at NHC Maury Regional
Transitional Care Center
Special Message regarding COVID-19: Please be advised that
interested prn applicants must not be working at any other
healthcare facility to be considered for employment.
NHC Maury Regional Transitional Care Center is currently seeking
an ASHA Certified Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) to join their
team of professionals in providing the highest quality
rehabilitative treatment to patients requiring short and/or long
term inpatient rehab. Qualified candidates should hold a current
professional license issued by the state board to practice as an
ASHA Certified (CCC) Speech Language Pathologist in Tennessee.
Experience in skilled nursing rehab and Medicare regulations
preferred. Proficiency in evidence based dysphagia treatment
techniques a plus.
This position is responsible for supervising and participating
in the implementation of diagnostic and therapeutic techniques for
the rehabilitation of adults and children with speech, language,
swallowing, and hearing impairments. Considerable initiative and
judgment are required in evaluating patients, recommending and
providing treatments, and interpreting patients' reactions.
- Must have Master's degree from an approved curriculum in Speech
Pathology or its equivalent.
- Must have Tennessee Speech Therapist license & Current
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC-SLP) from the American
- Must be flexible & reliable
- Prior experience with Casamba, Matrix, and SNF a plus!
- Thorough knowledge of the principles, methods, materials, and
equipment used in speech therapy.
- Knowledge of the possible hazards to patients and necessary,
precautionary measures during treatment.
- Ability to understand, interpret, and adapt a physician's
written or oral directions and to suggest treatment programs and
outline expected benefits regarding speech therapy treatment.
- Ability to establish and maintain effective working
relationships with patients, families, medical staff and other
- Ability to perform the mental, physical and emotional
requirements of the job.
- Possess the initiative and judgment involved in planning,
performing and supervising speech therapy services according to
accepted standards of Speech Therapy practice.
- Thorough knowledge of third party reimbursement requirements
for documentation and treatment. Seek information from appropriate
sources as needed.
- Maintain confidentiality of patient information.
- Flexible and adaptable to changing settings and patients
Columbia is rich in both history and economic growth and
neighboring one of the fastest growing area in TN, Spring Hill. The
town is home to the largest number of restored antebellum and
historic homes in the area.
National HealthCare Corporation is recognized nationwide as an
innovator in the delivery of quality long-term care. Our goal is to
provide a full range of extended care services, designed to
maximize the well-being and independence of patients of all ages.
We are dedicated to meeting patient needs through an
interdisciplinary approach combining compassionate care with
cost-effective health care services.
The NHC environment is one of encouragement and challenge ...
innovation and improvement ... teamwork and collaboration ... and
honesty and integrity. All NHC employees are committed as partners,
not only to the health of our patients, but to the well-being of
the communities we serve.
NHC offers a competitive prn rate and the security of working
for a leader in senior care since 1971. If you are interested in
exploring this opportunity, apply online at
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