Speech Therapist - ROX Speech Pathology in Philadelphia, PA at Roxborough Memorial Hospital

Date Posted: 9/2/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    5800 Ridge Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    9/2/2019

Job Description



Overview

Founded in 1890, Roxborough Memorial Hospital has a long tradition of providing high quality and compassionate care. As a 141-bed acute care hospital, Roxborough Memorial serves the medical and health care needs of the Roxborough, Manayunk, East Falls and northwest Philadelphia communities. A recipient of the prestigious Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award for four years in a row (2016-2018), Roxborough Memorial serves the community with emergency services, offers a convenient express care for urgent care needs and has been recognized for its cardiology services as a five-star recipient for treatment of heart attack and heart failure by Healthgrades. Roxborough Memorial Hospital strives to improve the overall health of those in the communities we serve by making Roxborough Memorial Hospital an excellent place to work and to receive care.

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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