Brookdale Senior Living Occupational Therapist in Prospect Heights, Illinois
PRN OT in SNF for weekends
700 E Euclid Ave
Prospect Heights, IL 60070
job number prnOTphsnfIL381126
This prn OT is needed for weekend coverage.
A career with Brookdale has never been so rewarding! Brookdale"s Skilled Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Communities offer an atmosphere that feels more like a family than just a job. With locations throughout the country, we have the opportunity to enrich thousands of lives every day. We are a trusted partner because we truly listen to the needs and wishes of our residents and their families, then customize a solution that puts that life within reach. We help residents recover with dignity, while receiving compassionate care, personal attention and professional services. As with all other Brookdale solutions, those who serve our residents in skilled nursing and rehabilitation environments do so because it is their calling to serve others with passion, courage and true sense of partnership.
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Identifies and treats patients with speech, language, voice, fluency and swallowing disorders
Improves patient"s communication skills through vocal exercises and cognitive therapies
Establishes individual patient plan of care to optimally address patient-specific goals and to comply with service delivery parameters in accordance with the Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI) Manual, Managed Care Contract or other guidelines specific to long term care
Develops treatment plans by identifying a problem list, including long and short-term goals and methods to achieve identified goals
Coordinates treatment plan with patient, family and other team members. Implements and conducts treatment as outlined in the treatment plan. Monitors patient"s response to intervention and modifies treatment as indicated to attain goals in accordance with physician"s orders
Required skills and qualifications:
Master"s Degree in Speech Language Pathology from an accredited program required
Previous speech language pathology experience preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience
License to practice speech language pathology within the state
Certificate of Clinical Competency or eligibility for Clinical Fellowship Year
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Brookdale offers a number of benefits to full-time associatesincluding, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paidtime off, educational reimbursement. All associates, age 21 and older, areeligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.