Rehab - Speech Language Pathologist - SLP PRN (8619)

  • Cornerstone Healthcare Group
  • Round Rock, TX
  • Sep 29, 2021
PRN Physician & Surgeon Therapy

Job Description

Every Partner, Every Patient, Every Therapist Counts. Resolute Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, based in Dallas, Texas, provides premier inpatient rehabilitation services because our patients deserve it. Every partner at Resolute Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is committed to making an impact on the patients who they serve. Our patients are at the core of who we are. Here at Resolute Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, we measure our success by the direct impact we have on improving the quality of life for our employees, patients and residents. Join us to be a part of the resolution patients deserve.   Responsibilities: The Speech Therapist SLP is responsible for the assessment of referred patients, ranging in age from 18 years to older who are experiencing medically complex conditions or medical surgical conditions requiring rehabilitation and/or wound care needs. Responsible to provide direct patient care to assess to assess their communicative, swallowing,  and cognitive disorders to improve their optimal, functional level of independence and potential for rehabilitation.  To establish and administer a treatment program with specific goals determined according to the patients capacity and tolerance under the direction of the Physician. Educates patients and families in appropriate speech therapy methods.   EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:   Masters degree in Speech Language Pathology required Successful completion of a national exam in speech language pathology, and completion of a nine (9) month clinical fellowship.  Experience in modified barium swallow studies Preferred experience in Inpatient Rehab    CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:   Current license for Speech Language Pathology field in state of employment Must maintain current Provider CPR certification and licensure throughout employment   MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Ability to project a professional image Knowledge of regulatory standards and compliance requirements Knowledge and experience in the needs of patients ranging in age from 18 to geriatric Working knowledge and ability to apply professional standards of practice in job situations Strong organizational and analytical skills; excellent writing and speaking skills Working knowledge of personal computer and software applications used in job functions (Word processing, graphics, databases, spreadsheets, etc.) Freedom from illegal use of drugs Freedom from use of and effects of use of drugs and alcohol in the workplace

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