Well-trained SNF speech therapists have a unique skill set and are on the lookout for these advanced symptoms of Parkinson’s disease patients.
Too often, SNF speech therapists function in silos. Part of the reason is that Occupational and Physical Therapists often have a great deal of overlap and frequently collaborate. Conversely, speech therapists will function independently & drift away from the team. Key performance indicators are not closely monitored by management.
Birth to three years old is a crucial developmental period for a child’s brain development.
A strong SLP Component is a key part of a SNF’s PDPM strategy
Oftentimes, a child's early vocabulary is filled with a lot of nouns. While nouns are great, it is also extremely beneficial to start teaching your child more verbs (action verbs) to broaden their expressive/receptive vocabulary. It is very important to focus on...
Nursing Home Residents dining together pre-pandemic
Self-Talk and Parallel-Talk are two strategies that are great to help develop speech and language skills in any setting! Let's talk about the difference and examples of what to say! When implementing self-talk, narrate what you are doing, eating, touching,...
Healthcare workers around the country are receiving Covid-19 vaccinations
Updates from New York State for SNF Providers
I don’t think anyone was sorry to see 2020 end. There’s a about a million funny memes out there that can attest! Healthcare workers have had an especially tough year, fighting for lives on the front line. We are proud of you. Below are 5 tips to help...