Bayada Speech Language Pathologist, Senior Living Visits in Gaithersburg, Maryland

BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking an experienced Speech Language Pathologist, SLP for per diem opportunities performing facility visits in Senior living facilities or assisted living facilities that house our senior population throughout Montgomery County for our office in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Prior home care experience a plus, but not required.

BAYADA Senior Living offers a comprehensive continuum of care to its clients, including traditional home care under the Medicare Part A benefit, as well as outpatient therapy services under the Medicare Part B benefit. The foundation of the program is exceptional clinical care and relationship management as BAYADA clinicians become a true healthcare partner in the senior living communities. Communities include assisted living, independent living, senior congregate living, 55+ communities, and intermediate care facilities for clients with intellectual disabilities.

Speech Language Pathologist Responsibilities include:

  • Make facility visits to clients in designated geographic territories.

  • Perform thorough evaluations to assess, diagnose and provide therapeutic interventions for clients who are experiencing, speech, language, communication or swallowing difficulties.

  • Develop a treatment plan based on the evaluation, physician’s orders and recommended goals.

  • Continually assess and revise the speech therapy care plan, and participate with BAYADA Clinicians in the multidisciplinary care plan, as appropriate.

  • Educate and instruct patients, family members, or other patient representatives, in rehabilitative care and activities necessary to promote the client's health, safety and independent living.

  • Accurately document observations, interventions and evaluations pertaining to patient care management and services provided, utilizing a state-of-the-art touch pad tablet.

Speech Language Pathologist Qualifications include:

  • A current license as a Speech-Language Pathologist in Maryland

  • Possess a certificate of clinical competence in speech from the American Speech and Hearing Association, or

  • Have the equivalent educational requirements, as indicated by school transcript or diploma, and work experience necessary for such a certificate and be awaiting the opportunity to take the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association examination for certification, or

  • Have completed the necessary work and education requirements, as indicated by school transcript or diploma, and be in the process of accumulating the necessary supervised work experience required for certification

  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively

  • Strong interpersonal skills, organizational skills and problem solving skills

  • Solid computer skills; prior experience with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred

BAYADA believes that our employees are our greatest asset:

  • Enjoy being part of a team that cares and a company that believes in leading with our values

  • Develop your skills with training and scholarship opportunities

  • Advance your career with specially designed career tracks

  • Be recognized and rewarded for your compassion, excellence, and reliability

  • Benefits may include medical, dental, and life insurance; paid time off; weekly pay and direct deposit; scholarship opportunities; one-on-one training; recognition programs; referral bonuses; 401(k) with company match; and opportunities for career advancement.

BAYADA believes that our clients and their families deserve home health care delivered with compassion, excellence, and reliability. Be part of a caring, professional team that is instrumental in providing the highest quality care while developing your career with an industry leader. Apply now for immediate consideration or contact Keely Hillard, Recruiter at

BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability or veteran status.

ID: 2018-22094

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