The Mentor Network

About The Mentor Network

The MENTOR Network is a national network of local providers offering quality, community-based services to children, adults, and seniors with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries, and to youth with emotional and behavioral challenges as well as their families. Serving 30,000 individuals in 36 states, we offer meaningful work, come join our team today!

 

 

 

Job Category:

Rehabilitation Services

Country:

United States

Postal Code:

78201

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

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Speech Therapist

The Mentor Network - San Antonio, Texas

Posted: 08/2/2018

Description
Speech Therapist
Primary Location: TX-TXSan Antonio-6849 Crestway Dr
Function:Rehabilitation Services

MENTIS Neuro Health

San Antonio, Texas, Speech Therapist/Language Pathologist, Mentis Neuro Health


Mentis Neuro Health is seeking a PRN, as needed Speech Therapist serving individuals with acquired brain injury in post-acute rehabilitation programs.  Our Speech Therapists serve a critical role in helping address mobility, access, and communication, to support re-entry into homes and communities.  

Provide program participant evaluations and speech therapy services.

Description

For Mentis Neuro Health and The MENTOR Network, the role of the Speech Therapist is critical to our success and exemplifies the wonderful mission driven work we do here every day.
 
Direct and administer speech therapy using techniques that assist in the rehabilitation of individuals with functional disabilities of speech, language, voice and swallowing.  Review medical records, test and evaluate program participants to develop appropriate treatment plans and administer therapy.  Provide effective evaluations, documentation, and communication of medical information.


  • Assess speech and language skills, development, articulation ability and voice and fluency disorders of patients assigned.
  • Review medical history, perform evaluation, and determine patient therapy needs. 
  • Develop, implement, and evaluate individualized patient therapy plans.  Coordinate therapy modifications to the respective patient's plan of care with the Director of Clinical Services and consulting physician.
  • Identify and develop intervention strategies.  Routinely review pertinent medical data to determine the effectiveness of therapy services in reaching maximum rehabilitation potential.
  • Instruct patients, family members, and primary caregivers as needed to i\ensure the maintenance of, or acquisition of, optimal functioning level for each individual served.
  • Ensure effective coordination of home care services through timely completion of required documentation and transfer of pertinent medical data to the physician, Director of Clinical Services, and other caregivers.
  • Review and document comprehensive evaluation reports to summarize tests utilized, results of test(s), and diagnosis of speech/hearing disorders.
  • Report and record assessments, evaluations, therapy interventions and patient changes according to physician orders and the Mentor Network’s policies.
  • Investigate and take appropriate actions on any patient, family, or employee concerns and/or complaints.
  • Maintain appropriate HIPPA compliance and a safe patient environment.

 



Qualifications:

What we ask of you:
  • Masters Degree in Speech Therapy or Speech/Language Pathology required.
  • Minimum of one year experience as a Speech Therapist, preferably within a specialty rehabilitation setting
  • Current state licensure/certification as a Speech Therapist.
What we offer you:
  • A rewarding work environment with fantastic co-workers
  • Competitive pay rates, paid time off, and benefits for 30+ hour work week, including Holiday pay
  • Family-oriented environment, casual dress, employee events
  • A chance to make a difference in people’s lives on a daily basis
  • Career development, and advancement opportunities throughout the nation-wide Network
  • Access to employee discounts with various vendors
  • A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next 
Mentis Neuro Health is a leader in the provision of post-acute rehabilitation for persons with an acquired brain injury, addressing mobility, social interaction, communication, employability and re-entry into their homes and communities.


Each of our programs is designed around the needs of the people we serve, and delivered in the communities they call home. We provide the right balance of service and support – combining personal choice, flexibility and community integration with professional oversight, family involvement and stability.  With a transdisciplinary team of healthcare professionals, we draw upon a broad spectrum of innovative rehabilitation programs and support services in order to develop personalized treatment plans for each individual served.

 

Mentis Neuro Health is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers offering quality, community-based services. With ~30,000 employees serving ~30,000 individuals in 36 states, you'll have career opportunities from coast to coast. When you join The MENTOR Network, you’ll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.

 
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