Speech Language Pathologist (PRN)

  • Russell Medical
  • Russell Medical, U.S. 280, Alexander City, AL, USA
  • Oct 18, 2021
PRN Therapy

Job Description

Provide clinical Inpatient and Outpatient speech therapy services with operational guidance and mentoring from Director of Rehab Services. Will be responsible for patient management, scheduling and coordination of Speech services with PT and OT programs and front office resources. Must be responsive to and follow operational objectives for marketing, financial/operational performance, clinical development/implementation, quality and performance improvement objectives, and recommending policies and procedures. Will perform Modified Barium Swallow Studies and evaluation and treatment of speech, language, voice, and swallowing disorders. Maintains physician relationships to build caseload and ensure overall success.

Qualifications

  • EDUCATION: Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology. Must have ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence.
  • EXPERIENCE:2 years recent experience in clinical practice and at least 1 year of hospital inpatient/outpatient experience.
  • LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS:Current licensure from Alabama Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, Vital-Stim Therapy Certification preferred, Current BLS or BLS within 90 days of hire required.
  • EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS: Office machines, hand tools, diagnostic equipment, patient therapeutic equipment/machines.
  • SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Ability to perform supervisory, management, and business skills. Knowledgeable in regulatory and facility policies. Ability to work with patients from birth to geriatric; knowledge of medical terminology, clinical conditions, diseases, and injury; ability to solve diverse clinical and business issues with problem solving approach. Program management skills to include budgeting, productivity, performance improvement, risk management, safety, infection control, marketing and public relations; knowledge of insurance policies and issues.

Schedule

varies as needed

Employment Type (feed only)

PRN