Expert Speech pathologists for our most vulnerable Australians
Our Speech pathologists specialize in assessment and management of speech, swallowing, voice and communication difficulties in adults and children. We provide high level of care and understanding by evidence-based practice including individual assessments, education, and collaboration.
Improve resident and family satisfaction
Our approach minimises complaints and improves resident and family satisfaction
This clear communication style in explaining the speech pathology advice with staff, residents and families will:
reduce clinical staff time
provide families with an opportunity to understand and express any concerns
More benefits of OSCAR Speech pathologists
Easy referral process to cut paperwork and reduce clinical staff workload
Recommendations are practical and easy for the facility to adopt
Consistent and thorough documentation in line with legislative practice
Proactive service for the management and review of residents
Experienced in managing complex dysphagia, medically unstable residents, high or known aspiration risk, PEG feeds, head and neck cancer, and palliative care.
Conditions we manage include:
Language or communication impairments
Comprehensive IDDSI onsite audits
Our qualified Speech Pathologists provide comprehensive onsite audits of your organisations’ International Dysphagia Diet Standardisation Initiative (IDDSI) processes. This is essential to ensure residents are receiving food and fluids that are prepared to the right texture or consistency to provide a safe and enjoyable mealtime experience.