Speech Language Pathologist

in Waco, TX

Speech Language Pathologist Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID

    24006395

  • Job Location

    Waco, TX 76712, US

  • Job Category

    Allied Health

  • Career Area

    Healthcare

  • Job Type

    Full Time

  • Schedule

    40 hours per week

  • Shift

    Day Job

JOB SUMMARY

The Speech Language Pathologist 1 plans and administers speech language pathology services including evaluation, treatment and education programs for patients to restore speech, language and swallowing abilities.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE

  • Evaluates, treats and monitors patient within the speech pathology treatment plan. Modifies therapy program and goals.
  • Performs thorough and concise clinical documentation in a timely manner. Enters charges accurately. Knows reimbursement related to practice setting.
  • Communicates effectively with patients and families, departmental coworkers and members of the medical care team. Provides education to patients, family and staff.
  • Supervises students and volunteers. Clinical fellowship mentors and those in their clinical fellowship period will follow the American Speech Language Hearing Association supervision guidelines.
  • Advances clinical skills through ongoing education, literature review and implementation of evidence-based practice. Imparts knowledge to develop the clinical skills of colleagues. Adheres to organizational, national and state regulatory guidelines.
  • Maintains awareness of system goals. Aligns personal goals and work activities to uphold or impact the system goals.

KEY SUCCESS FACTORS

  • Must have completed Clinical Fellowship Year.
  • Must possess excellent social relation skills to include excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Must demonstrate aptitude in assigned areas as specified for each clinician.
  • Exhibits proven face-to-face cooperation and leadership skills with all levels of the healthcare team and assures delivery of excellent customer service to all patients, visitors, physicians and coworkers.
  • Possesses proficient computer knowledge; operates multiple computer systems and standard Rehabilitation equipment.
  • High attention to detail in fast paced and dynamic environment.
  • Ability to multitask effectively while maintaining a high level of productivity.

BENEFITS

Our competitive benefits package includes the following.

  • Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
  • 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • PTO accrual beginning Day 1

Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level

QUALIFICATIONS

- EDUCATION - Masters'

- EXPERIENCE - Less than 1 Year of Experience

- CERTIFICATION/LICENSE/REGISTRATION -
      &nbspSpeech Language Pathlogist (SLP)

      &nbspBasic Life Support (BLS): BLS or BLS within 30 days of hire or transfer.

Job Skills

  • pathology
  • basic life support (bls
  • basic life support
  • clinical documentation

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