Speech Language Pathologist – Sioux City, IA

Full time @Kindred Healthcare posted 3 weeks ago

Job Description

Description

Position: Speech Language Pathologist

FTE: Full-time

Setting: Inpatient Acute {Med-Surg}

Location: MercyOne Siouxland Medical Center

City / State: Sioux City, IA

QUARTERLY BONUSES OFFERED! We are offering quarterly bonuses during the first 2 years of employment for this position.

As a
Speech Language Pathologist / SLP you will:

Play an important part in helping our patient to recover and feel better about themselves by providing therapy to maximize speech, language, cognitive and swallowing abilities.

Communicate patient progress or problems to supervisor and other team members; assist with patient scheduling and post charges daily to patient records.

Document patient care in accordance with Peoplefirst, regulatory, licensing, payer and accrediting requirements.

Instruct patient’s family or nursing staff in follow-through programs.

Maintain equipment and work area in a safe and clean condition.

Handle job responsibilities in accordance with the Company’s Code of Business Conduct, the Corporate Compliance Agreement, appropriate professional standard and applicable state/federal laws.

Qualifications

As a
Speech Language Pathologist / SLP
you will have:

Graduate of a master’s level program in Speech Language Pathology which is accredited by Education Standards Board or whose practice meets ASHA certification requirements.

Meet the education and experience requirements for Certification of Clinical Competence in Speech Language Pathology or Audiology granted by ASHA or currently working on Clinical Fellowship Year (CFY).

Current and unrestricted Speech Language Pathologist license in the state where services are rendered.

Current CPR certification.

Strong organizational and communication skills.

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