Senior / Speech Therapists

Ang Mo Kio - Thye Hua Kwan Hospital Ltd

Senior / Speech Therapists

Ang Mo Kio - Thye Hua Kwan Hospital Ltd


Job Nature: Permanent

Position Level: Entry Level, Experienced

Job Category: Clinical/Medical, Nursing/Support, Pharmaceutical

Qualification: Bachelor's / Honours

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An exciting career opportunity has arisen at AMK-THK Hospital forfull-timeSpeechTherapists to join our integrated care team. We are looking for outgoing and flexible individuals with proven experience of working in the area of adult rehabilitation.

The hospital provides full suite of rehabilitation to patients with Stroke, Fracture, Post-surgical deconditioning etc. The rehab unit has a well-established multi-disciplinary team approach and the ideal candidate needs to demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Responsibilities:

  • To assess the patient's needs (both communication and or swallowing) and develop, implement, monitor and review programme of care to meet these in line with guidelines
  • To provide advice/information to others regarding the management of patients with communication and/or swallowing difficulties
  • Review and Gather materials to elicit and draw out swallowing and/or communication deficits/dysfunction
  • Produce reports reflecting clinical knowledge regarding patient's needs and summarizing proposed care plans and recommendations
  • Feedback and monitor prescribed diet in a meal settings
  • Develop recommendation plan on risks/abilities for all assessments
  • Conduct re-assessment after course treatment and Monitor treatment progress
  • Conduct caregiver training to carry out activities/task for practice
  • Plan and follow-up of Discharge Care to caregivers
  • Make arrangements for outpatient services (if any)

Others:

  • Participates in community outreach programs/talks and workshops to public
  • Participates in departmental and hospital quality projects in improving patient care
  • Participates in research projects

Requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree in Speech Pathology or Msc in Speech and Language Pathology
  • Minimum 2 Years of Clinical Experience
  • Must be registered with the Allied Health Professions Council
  • Team Player and with goodinterpersonal skills
  • Experience in Community Hospital Setting
Company Overview

Ang Mo Kio – Thye Hua Kwan Hospital is a leading Community Hospital providing rehabilitative and sub-acute care. Through a patient-centric approach, our dedicated healthcare team provides a personalised and comprehensive recovery plan for our patients to help them achieve independence for their re-integration back into the community.
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