VIVA Pediatrics Pediatric Feeding Speech Therapist - North / Northwest Austin in Austin, Texas
VIVA Pediatrics VIVA Pediatrics is a home health services company with a specialty in Private Duty Nursing and Skilled Nursing Visits as well as Occupational, Speech and Physical Therapy for infants and children. We are committed to providing each patient with an exceptional level of care and attention. Our agency is proud to be nurse owned and operated, thus providing high-quality comprehensive care to medically fragile children. VIVA's core mission is to staff compassionate and understanding caregivers that take pride in paying close attention to each patient's needs. Now offering referral & generous sign-on bonuses, please apply for more information Why VIVA Pediatrics: * Family and Clinician Owned * Patient-centered with focus on quality care * Ethical practice with no waiting lists * Healthy growth model with direct access to leadership * Competitive Pay per Visit/Eval * No minimum Caseload or After-school requirements * Flexibility with schedule * Autonomy with support * Access to test kits and materials * Web-based EMR Qualifications: * Skilled SLP with at least 1-year recent Pediatric experience that includes Feeding in home health, acute care, or out-patient setting * Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology * Certification of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association * Current Texas State License in Speech-Language Pathology * Current Texas Driver’s License with reliable transportation and proof of auto liability insurance * Current CPR certification * Team oriented * Excellent organizational and time management skills Responsibilities: * Evaluates and treats children with speech, language, articulation, non-verbal communication, phonologic, fluency, oral motor, feeding, and other disorders, as well as assessment of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) needs * Documents, prepares and completes a Plan of Care, progress notes, orders and other clinical documentation to support and justify service delivery * Provides effective communication and collaboration with patient/family, team members, leadership, and other health care professionals * Accepts clinical assignments that are consistent with education and competence to care for patients * Applies concepts of infection control and universal precautions in coordinating/performing patient care activities * Meets mandatory continuing education requirements of the agency/licensing board * Promotes Agency mission and administrative policies Benefits (Full-time): * Competitive Pay * Paid Time Off * Mileage Reimbursement * Cell Phone Reimbursement * Paid Healthcare Benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision) * Paid In-house Training * Bonus Incentives We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination/harassment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.