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AHMC Healthcare Therapist - Speech FT Days in Monterey Park, California

The Staff Speech Pathologist organizes and coordinates speech pathology treatment programs. He/she participates in direct patient evaluation and treatment to facilitate and/or restore speech, language, cognitive and swallowing functions and collaborates with interdisciplinary treatment team.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING

  1. Masters Degree in Speech Pathology.

  2. Valid California Speech Pathology License (or eligible).

  3. Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA), or eligible.

  4. Current BLS.

Preferred:

Fees Certification

Experience with Modified Barium Swallow

Responsibilities

Upon referral, evaluate patients by performing appropriate functional assessment as related to speech therapy.

Identifies appropriate goals and administers effective treatment plans.

Efficiently implements and modifies treatment plans.

Ability to observe and evaluate treatment effect, recommends change to physician as needed.

Formulates a teaching plan based upon identified learning needs and evaluates effectiveness of learning, family training is included as appropriate.

Completes all documentation required by policy, procedure, or regulation.

Participate in in-service education programs.

Participate in clinical instruction of students.

Ensures patient charges are accurate.

Completes billing sheet accurately by end of day.

Assists with orientation of registry and newly hired staff as directed.

Demonstrates an ability to be flexible, organized and function under stressful situations.

Instruct/In-service other disciplines regarding speech therapy functions.

Keep abreast of current trends and developments in speech therapy and rehabilitation.

Participates in professional activities in order to continue their own professional development and contribute to that of the profession.

Garfield Medical Center is a thriving 210 bed acute care medical center, with a 28 bed In-Patient Rehabilitation Unit and a busy Out-Patient Clinic. We are located in Monterey Park, a multi-cultural community in the west San Gabriel Valley, just 10 mile east of downtown Los Angeles and 5 mile south of Pasadena. Garfield Medical Center is American Heart and American Stroke Certified.

iCIMS Assigned Requisition ID: req10603

Shift: Days

External Company Name: AHMC Healthcare

Street: 525 N. Garfield Ave

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