The Speech Pathologist provides direct services to residents including evaluations, individual treatment planning, actual resident treatments and discharge planning. The Speech Pathologist focuses on improving speech, language, swallowing, and hearing disorders to overcome disabilities from a variety of causes. The Speech Pathologist participates as a member of the interdisciplinary team providing support and information within the area of Speech Pathology.
The primary purpose of the School Based Speech Language Pathologist position is diagnostic assessment and therapeutic treatment of pediatric students in a school setting, who demonstrate speech, language and swallowing deficits with the goal of helping them reach their maximum performance potential within an educational model of practice.
Our Speech Language Pathologists / Speech Therapists / SLP are the cornerstone to HCR ManorCare's commitment to caring.? Working in the health care environment can be very demanding, and it is our goal to provide the tools to help our Speech Language Pathologists / Speech Therapists / SLP understand and commit to the philosophy that defines our culture.