Excela Health SPEECH PATHOLOGIST in United States
Performs evaluations and establishes plans of care for patients based upon age specific considerations and patient/family goals. The Speech Pathologist provides service to patients who have communication and swallowing limitations or changes in cognition or function from injury, disease, or other causes. The Speech Pathologist continually assesses the treatment program and patient's discharge planning needs, recommending changes to the program as appropriate. Participates in other duties as assigned.
Completion of a Graduate Level Program in Speech Pathology accredited by the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA) Current PA State Licensure in good standing to practice Speech Language Pathology American Speech Language and Hearing Association Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech Pathology (or employee may be in the Clinical Fellowship Year post graduation and be licensure eligible) Current CPR (BLS) Valid PA Driver’s License Minimum of 1 year experience in the past 2 years in a Hospital, Skilled Nursing Facility, Home Health Agency or other relevant experience. Functional Skills on PC and Related Software (Microsoft Office) Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills Strong leadership ability, independent thinking and decision-making ability; analytical problem solving skills, sound judgment; excellent oral and written communication skills, must be able to function in a team environment. Sound judgment, problem solving skills, strong oral and written communication skills, ability to follow directions from other team members; works independently assigned duties. Ability to communicate with all members of the health care team Independent thinking and decision-making ability Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments Preferred Factor: Knowledge of computer applications; Research experience; Knowledge and/or certification in specialty treatment program.
Requisition Number: 16-1055
Post Date: 9/29/2016
Title: SPEECH PATHOLOGIST
Specialty: HOME HEALTH - SPEECH THERAPY
Location: OWENS&MINOR; BLDG GREENSBURG
Sign-On Bonus: No