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Speech Language Pathologist (LTACH)

Speech Language Pathologist (LTACH)

Job ID 
61851
Location 
US-GA-Augusta
Experience (Years) 
1
Category 
Therapy - Speech & Language Pathology
Street Address 
1537 Walton Way
Company 
Select Specialty Hospital
Position Type 
Per Diem
Recruiter email address 
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Overview

Long-Term Acute Care Hospital

 

Speech Language Pathologist

 

 

At Select Specialty/ Regency Hospital, a division of Select Medical, our specialty hospitals care for chronically and critically ill or post-ICU patients who require extended hospital care. We are currently seeking a Speech Language Pathologist to join our team. We offer an excellent network of career opportunities across the U.S.

 


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Responsibilities

The Speech Language Pathologist has initiative, responsibility, and action in assigned responsibility; understanding of physical, mental, psychological, and social needs of patients; The SLP has an understanding of communication skills, evaluation, and treatment and a desire to work in collaboration with associates to provide quality interdisciplinary patient programming. Using independent judgement, the Speech Pathologist assumes the responsibility of providing a comprehensive evaluation of communication skills and/or swallowing function, and provides goal-oriented treatment to facilitate maximum communication and/or swallowing potential.

 

Other responsibilities of the Speech Language Pathologist position include:

  • Assists the Department Manager in departmental management functions.
  • Participates with fellow staff in monitoring the quality of services provided by the Rehab Therapy Department. 
  • Participates in peer review for staff performance and appraisals. 
  • Assists in development of the SLP role in programs and services.
  • Assists in the development and revising of departmental policies and procedures. Assists in maintaining an adequate stock of supplies.
  • Exhibits willingness to share professional knowledge and experience. Alerts the Manager to educational needs

 


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Qualifications

As a Speech Language Pathologist, you must be able to deliver superior quality in all that you do. We are seeking results-driven team players who treat patients as if they were their own family members. Qualified candidates must be passionate about providing a superior quality of care. You must also be a resourceful problem solver who thrives in a fast-paced environment.

 

Other requirements of the Speech Language Pathologist role include:

  • Graduation from a program satisfying the American Speech/Language/Hearing Association’s academic and practicum requirements for the Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC). 
  • Must hold a valid license issued by the State in which they are practicing
  • Must have two (2) years of progressively responsible experience
  • BLS required

 


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Benefits

 

At Select Medical, our full-time employees enjoy intense focus on high-quality results creates a challenging, fast-paced and extremely rewarding environment. We offer a comprehensive benefits package with a variety of options to meet your healthcare needs.

 

Other full-time benefits of the Speech Language Pathologist position include:

 

  • Excellent Orientation Program
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Extended Illness Days (EID)
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Prescription Coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability
  • Continuing Education and Tuition Reimbursement
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with employer matching
  • Personal and Family Medical Leave
  • Join the network of over 40,000 employees with huge growth and relocation opportunities

 


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