Apply on Employer's Site!
Type:
Part-time
Location:
Bedford, TX 76021 US
Role:
SLP
Travel:
None
Degree:
Masters
Company:
Encompass Health
Quick Job Info

Speech Pathologist (Pool)

The Speech-Language Pathologist provides speech-language therapy treatment and patient care according to hospital, state, professional and federal regulations and guidelines.andnbsp; In addition, the position:
andnbsp;
- Requires effective communication skills for working with patients, families,andnbsp; and caregivers.
andnbsp;
- Requires effective communication skills for departmental and interdepartmental relationships.
andnbsp;
- Requires competency in speech-language pathology evaluation, assessment, care planning and treatment.
andnbsp;
- Requires task delegation and supervision of fellows, technicians and assistants (when applicable).
andnbsp;
- Maintains open and on-going communication with hospital departments to ensure patient, staff, and hospital needs are met.
andnbsp;
The Speech-Language Pathologist creates an environment and culture that enables the hospital to fulfill its mission by providing patient safety and patient-centered treatment.
andnbsp;
Benefits:
andnbsp;
To attract and retain the best professionals, we offer a comprehensive and competitive Benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), college savings plan, employee assistance program, pre-paid legal plan and much more.andnbsp; For more information on available Benefits, please click here.
andnbsp;
Who will you treat? We are an acute rehabilitation hospital setting. Typically our therapists can expect to spend an average of 2-4 weeks with our patients treating a wide clinical caseload such as: stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, various neurological disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, amputation, joint replacement, fractures, multiple trauma, cardiac conditions, and pulmonary conditions. 80% of our patients are discharged directly home.
andnbsp;
We use evidence-based practice guidelines to treat our patients.andnbsp; We utilize our clinical outcomes to assess and improve our treatment interventions and programs. We participate in a national outcomes database, which provides benchmarks and sophisticated outcome reports to help us continually analyze and improve our patient outcomes.
andnbsp;
Helping you become a better therapist is critical to our success
andnbsp;
- You will be paired with mentors; attend in-house as well as external educational programs. The treatment team is made up of full time therapists, nurses, social workers, pharmacists and medical staff; a great way to learn beyond your own discipline.
andnbsp;
Job Code:100028

andnbsp;

License or Certification:
andnbsp;
- Must be in possession of current state license or certification on or before the first day of employment.
andnbsp;
- CPR certification preferred unless otherwise required by hospital policy.
Education, Training and Experience
andnbsp;
- Successful completion of a Master's degree or higher from an accredited therapy program or one that is determined to be substantially equivalent to a U.S. accredited program by an appropriate certifying agency preferred.
andnbsp;
Physical Requirements:
andnbsp;
- Good visual acuity and ability to communicate.
andnbsp;
- Ability to lift a minimum of 30 pounds and ability push/pull a minimum of 30 pounds, which includes the lifting, pushing and/or pulling of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients.



Address: 2304 State Highway 121, Bedford 76021
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1911907

Apply on Employer's Site!

speech-language pathology and audiology 2019-02-07T03:57:43-05:00 2019-03-09T00:00:00-05:00 JobsSLP.com 924172 New Graduate You must hold a Masters degree Not Applicable

Search Jobs

within

OR