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MaineGeneral Health Speech Therapist in Augusta, Maine

Job Description Summary: MaineGeneral is looking for a per diem Speech and Language Pathologist to join our Speech Therapy team. We are looking for support in our outpatient practices, primarily in Augusta with opportunities in Oakland as well. We currently have consistent opportunities for the independent clinician. Do you thrive in a fast-paced, professional environment requiring exceptional flexibility, creative and critical thinking, integration of technology and teamwork? Are you passionate excellence in patient care, quality and customer service?We currently have a need in our outpatient office. Opportunities for growth and practice exist in areas and services to include acute care, acute rehab, modified barium swallow studies, videolaryngostroboscopy, and more.

Job Description:

  • Assesses patient's ability to safely and effectively perform speech/language skills.

  • Designs the appropriate plan of care, including type and frequency of treatment.

  • Implements the treatment plan using appropriate modalities.

  • Documents subjective, objective, assessment findings and plan, and patient progress.

  • Educates and counsels patients and family/caregiver.

  • Plans and/or assists with patient discharge from therapy services and treatment setting.

  • Provides information regarding appropriate selection/use of adaptive equipment and support programs.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Maine State Speech-Language Pathologist licensure required

  • Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) by American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) required.

Scheduled Weekly Hours: 0

Work Shift:

Job Exempt: No

Benefits:

Supporting all aspects of our employees’ wellness – physical, emotional and financial – is a critical component of being a great place to work. With the wide range of benefits and programs available, employees have the resources they need to be well at every stage of life and plan for the future.

Physical Wellness:

We offer wellness programs and resources to provide employees access to resources for a healthy lifestyle.

Emotional Wellness:

When life gets challenging, employees have access to our Employee Assistance Program for employees and anyone in their household.

Financial Wellness:

  • An employee discount program is available to all employees for services provided by MaineGeneral Medical Center.

  • We offer eligible employees up to 2% of eligible pay in 403(b) company-matching contributions plus another 2% in the 401(a) retirement income plan.

Career Mobility:

Helping our employees develop their skills and grow their careers is critical to how we retain our talent and sustain our business. We do this by offering our teammates a variety of leadership-supported programs and learning and development resources for every stage of their professional development. We know that our employees are our most valuable resource – they’re how we grow our business and care for our community.

State of Maine Covid-19 Vaccination MandateAs a licensed health care facility in the state of Maine, MaineGeneral Health must comply with Governor Mills’ Covid-19 vaccination mandate for all health care employees. All MaineGeneral Health employees must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19, unless the employee receives a medical exemption. The goal of this mandate is to protect our patients, employees and communities.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability Assistive technologies are available. Application assistance for those requesting reasonable accommodation to the career site is available by contacting HR at (207) 861-3440 .

State of Maine Covid-19 Vaccination MandateAs a licensed health care facility in the state of Maine, MaineGeneral Health must comply with the State's vaccination mandate for all health care employees. All MaineGeneral Health employees must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19, unless the employee receives a medical exemption. The goal of this mandate is to protect our patients, employees and communities.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability: In furtherance of MaineGeneral's policy regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, MaineGeneral has developed a written Affirmative Action Program which sets forth the policies, practices and procedures that MaineGeneral is committed to in order to ensure that its policy of nondiscrimination and affirmative action is accomplished.

The Affirmative Action Plan for Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities is available for inspection by any employee or candidate for employment upon request, during normal business hours, in the Human Resources Department. Assistive technologies are available. Application assistance for those requesting reasonable accommodation to the career site is available by contacting HR at (207) 861-3440 . EEO is Law (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf)

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