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Providence Speech Language Pathologist - Acute Out Patient in Fullerton, California


Speech-Language Pathologist - Acute Out Patient

Location: Fullerton, CA

Work Schedule: Full time - 80 Biweekly Hours

Shift: 8-hour, Days

Under the direct supervision of the Program Manager and consultative supervision of the Speech Pathology Practice Manager, this Speech Pathologist is responsible for providing quality care for patients receiving Speech Pathology services, including evaluation, treatment planning, goal setting, treatment implementation, and discharge planning to transition the patient toward maximum independence. The Speech Pathologist plans and provides patient, family, peer and community education, and coordinates services with other health care professionals including interaction with physicians responsible for the care of the patient. The Speech Pathologist documents according to program and professional standards. The Speech Pathologist follows an individualized performance development plan to maintain current and competent in critical areas and support program goals, hospital goals and objectives, hospital functions and philosophy.

Required qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Graduate of an accredited Program in Communicative Disorders, or comparable education (must be ASHA approved).

  • Coursework/Training - Registration for the Clinical Fellowship Year, or Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech Language Hearing Association.

  • At least 300 clock hours in providing direct patient care. Internships are acceptable to meet this requirement.

  • Current and valid license as a Speech Pathologist, issued by the State of California, Or • Registration with the State of California for completion of licensure requirement (RPE). During this time, a temporary license will be issued by the State.

  • Certification of completion of training in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (Class C)-BLS.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience in neuro-rehabilitation, dysphagia.

  • 6 months experience in any capacity in an acute care or rehab hospital.

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At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: SR363140
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Rehabilitation
Job Function: Clinical Care
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Career Track: Clinical Professional
Department: 7510 SJMC SPEECH TH
Address: CA Fullerton 101 E Valencia Mesa Dr

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