Speech Pathologist

  • Skagit Regional Health
  • Mount Vernon, WA 98274
  • Feb 08, 2020
Physician & Surgeon Therapy

Job Description

Responsible for the administration and direct application of speech/language pathology treatment modalities as prescribed by a referring physician. Evaluates, plans, directs and treats all patients referred for speech/language pathology treatments to restore function and prevent disability following disease or injury; or facilitate age appropriate skills for children with neurodevelopmental delays and/or disorders. Assists patients to obtain maximum performance and function in society while learning to live a routine “normal” life within the constraints of their disability.

Qualifications

EducationMust be a graduate of an accredited school and hold a MS in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Experience/TrainingPrevious experience working in an acute hospital, nursing home, clinic or school. License/CertificationMust be licensed by the State of Washington, or hold an Interim State License while completing a Clinical Fellowship Year. Must be certified or eligible for certification in the State of Washington (not required if hold an Interim State license while completing a Clinical Fellowship Year). Current American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare provider BLS required.

Schedule

Days