Speech Therapist Per Diem in Kansas City, KS at Providence Medical Center

Date Posted: 10/20/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    8929 Parallel Parkway
    Kansas City, KS
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    10/20/2019

Job Description



Overview

The Rehabilitation Department is looking for a dynamic Speech-Language Pathologist to be a part of our Rehab team. We are looking for a clinician who has weekday and weekend availability to work in the Acute Care Hospital setting. Previous experience performing video swallow studies is preferred, but it is not required for this position. Speech-Language Pathologists who are part of the weekend rotation receive On-Call and Call Back pay.

Responsibilities

Responsible for the evaluation, treatment planning and implementation of treatment for patients demonstrating disorders of speech, language, cognition, swallowing and other services prescribed by a physician. Assists in developing and implementing new and ongoing programs beneficial for the enhancement of the department.

Qualifications

Education and Work Experience
  • Graduate of an accredited college or university with Bachelor's in speech therapy required.

  • MS degree in Speech-Language Pathology preferred.

  • At least one year of experience in a hospital setting.

  • Licensed by the State in Speech-Language Pathology.

  • Current BLS for healthcare provider's certification upon hire and maintain current.

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