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Speech Therapist Apply Now
Posted:
2-May-2016

Category:
Clinical Non-Nursing

Facility:
Campbell County Health

Department:
Rehab

Status:
Full Time and On Call

Hours:
Min $30.48/hour Mid $39.62/hour

Description
The Speech Therapist works under the supervision of the Clinical Supervisor and the Rehab Services Manager. He/she is responsible to organize and conduct medically prescribed speech and language pathology services to inpatients, outpatients, and contracted services. Provides for comprehensive speech/language pathology services, upon physician order, to patients exhibiting communication, cognitive and / or swallowing disorders, in order to restore function, prevent disabilities, assist the patient in reaching maximum performance, and help them learn to live within the limits of their capabilities.

PRIMARY JOB DUTIES

  • Performs patient assessment and documents in patient record.
  • Develops an age appropriate plan of care in collaboration with other members of the health care team.
  • Implements the plan of care, delegates appropriately and ensures documentation of interventions.
  • Sees all patients at their scheduled appointment time.
  • Completes daily progress notes on time with pertinent information.
  • Completes and turns in daily all notes, charges, and other paper work.
  • Evaluates progress towards desired outcomes, revises plan of care and intervenes as necessary.
  • Educates patient and families regarding current health status, plan of care, and anticipated outcomes.
  • Provides service excellence to all customers.
  • Demonstrates efficient time management and prioritization skills.
  • Maintains professional standards related to clinical practice, staffing and continuing education.
  • Practices fiscal responsibility and accountability.
  • Works required work hours and periodic weekend coverage to meet patient needs.
  • Demonstrates positive interpersonal relations.
  • Maintains a clean and safe environment.
  • Adheres to CCMH policies and procedures.
  • Complies with the hospital’s Corporate Compliance Program including, but not limited to, the Code of Conduct, laws and regulations, and hospital policies and procedures.
  • Must be free from governmental sanctions involving health care and/or financial practices.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Qualifications
Education: Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology or equivalent from an ASHA-accredited program.

Licensure: Wyoming licensure and Certificate of Clinical Competence by the American Speech and Hearing Association is required.

Must have current Healthcare Provider CPR or Red Cross Professional Rescuer certification within 60 days of employment.



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