Speech Therapist Per Diem Rotating Shift
- Job ID 2005027385
- Date posted 09/04/2020
- Facility Twin Cities Community Hospital
Twin Cities Community Hospital is located within the Central Coast Wine Country and in the beautiful community of Templeton, California. The hospital is a 122-bed acute care hospital which includes a diagnostic center and birth center. We are proud of our facilities, our technology and, most of all, proud of the expertise in delivering high-quality, efficient care. Excellent career opportunities exist for nursing and other healthcare professionals to make a difference in the quality of people s lives and in the community. Motivation and job satisfaction are high due to a team oriented atmosphere where both new and experienced employees are encouraged to share their own ideas.
We offer competitive salaries and benefits including a matching 401(k), several health & dental plans to choose from, generous tuition assistance plans, and relocation assistance for select positions.
POSITION SUMMARY :
Under general supervision is responsible for providing speech, language, and dysphagiaservices to patients to include; evaluations, planning individual patient care programs, treatments,
and home programs.
EDUCATION / TRAINING / EXPERIENCE:
Bachelors or Masters Degree in Speech Pathology or Communicative Disorders, required.
Minimum 1 year experience
LICENSES / CERTIFICATIONS:
Current California license as a Speech Language Pathologist, required. Current BLS from the American Heart Association, required.
SKILLS / KNOWLEDGE / ABILITIES:
Knowledgeable of the principles and practices of communicative disorders including; dysphagia, and other disciplines. Ability to evaluate, plan and implement therapy including dysphagia rehabilitation program for individual patients. Ability to explain, demonstrate and teach speech and swallowing rehabilitative measures. Ability to supervise support personnel. Ability to work effectively with others in an inter-disciplinary team relationship. Ability to be self-directing and to seek direction and consultation as needed.Ability to express oneself clearly, verbally and in writing. Experience with ventilator dependent patients and Modified Barium Swallow studies desirable. Demonstrates competence within the scope of practice including age and condition appropriate considerations. Demonstrates personal and professional integrity and interest in growth and learning. Employee must demonstrate basic computer skills.
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