Job: Speech Language Pathologist PRN

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Job Description

Great opportunity for a Speech Language Pathologist at our 93 bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital located in Lubbock, TX.

At Trustpoint Rehabilitation Hospital of Lubbock, we believe that therapy is not just physical, it is also an emotional experience. Patients need a caring, highly trained and supportive team to maximize recovery and gain independence.

POSITION SUMMARY:

 

The Speech Language Pathologist assesses, diagnoses, and treats speech, language, cognitive, communication, voice, swallowing, fluency, and other related disorders. Integrates the hospital’s mission and “Guiding Principles” into daily practice.

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Minimum Education and Experience

·         Current state licensure as a Speech Language Pathologist required.

·         Current Basic Life Support/CPR card required.

·         Certificate of Clinical Competence from ASHA or Clinical Fellowship Year status or equivalent preferred.

·         Two years’ experience in rehabilitation hospital setting preferred.

 

 

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

 

  • Demonstrates an understanding of treatment costs and financial support as they relate to quality and efficiency.
  • Demonstrates appropriate application of age specific standards, policies and procedures and guidelines in caring for adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients
  • Demonstrates competency in the provision of care according to established standards
  • Knowledge of clinical operations and procedures.
  • Demonstrates general computer skills including: data entry, word processing, email, and record management.
  • Leadership skills in delegating, organizing, and educating coworkers and staff.
  • Effective organizational and time management skills.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to maintain proper levels of confidentiality.
  • Ability to work closely and professionally with others.
  • Ability to maintain quality, safety, and/or infection control standards.

 

 

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