Legacy Health

Speech Language Pathologist - Acute Care

Job Location Salmon Creek Medical Ctr campus
Position Status On-Call (10% Differential and Min Shift Availability Required)
Requisition ID
20-11670
City
Vancouver
State/Province
WA
Department
Rehab
Avg Hours Per Week
0
FTE
0.00
Pay Range
USD $36.36/Hr. - USD $51.99/Hr.
FLSA Status
Non-Exempt
Union
Non-union
Work Days
Variable schedule, with weekends/holidays

Overview

The Legacy mission involves making life better for our patients, our community and each other. That mission drives every area of care and service we provide. As a Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist, you will make lives better for patients through diagnostic, remediation, and management services for individuals referred to Communication Disorders with speech, language, voice, hearing, language-based cognitive, and/or swallowing disorders. Strong interpersonal skills to ensure that patients are treated with care and dignity will be essential in this role.

 

This is an acute care position. Minimum of 2 weekend days/month and 1 holiday.

Responsibilities

The Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist will provide diagnostic, remediation, and management services for individuals referred to Communication Disorders with speech, language, voice, hearing, language-based cognitive, and/or swallowing disorders.

Qualifications

Education:

Master’s Degree.

 

Skills:

Knowledge of medical and neurological terminology and behavioral management techniques.

Exceptional verbal and written skills.

Demonstrates competency, as appropriate to the ages of patients served, in the ability to evaluate and interpret information in terms of the patient’s needs; a knowledge of normal growth and development; and an understanding of the range of treatment needed.

Excellent organizational skills to facilitate program development.

Computer skills.

 

LEGACY’S VALUES IN ACTION:

Follows guidelines set forth in Legacy’s Values in Action

Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled

Licensure

Current applicable state license as a Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) required.

Certificate of Clinical Competence from American Speech and Hearing Association or in the process of obtaining through their Clinical Fellowship Year.

CPR certification.

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