Experienced Speech Language Pathologist - Certification Req'd
Company: ENCOMPASS HEALTH
Posted on: October 19, 2018
Must have CCC
HealthSouth Bakersfield Rehabilitation Hospital is a 86-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation services designed to return patients to leading active and independent lives.
Committed to excellence and the best possible outcome for every patient, HealthSouth offers exceptional career resources, including opportunities for skill-building, training, education, and development. As the nationwide rehabilitation leader, we operate rehabilitation hospitals, outpatient rehabilitation hospitals, outpatient clinics, and home health and hospice services in 36 states and Puerto Rico.
HealthSouth is becoming Encompass Health.
The Speech-Language Pathologist provides speech-language therapy treatment and patient care according to hospital, state, professional and federal regulations and guidelines.
In addition, the position:
- Requires effective communication skills for working with patients, families, and caregivers.
- Requires effective communication skills for departmental and interdepartmental relationships.
- Requires competency in speech-language pathology evaluation, assessment, care planning and treatment.
- Requires task delegation and supervision of fellows, technicians and assistants (when applicable).
- Maintains open and on-going communication with hospital departments to ensure patient, staff, and hospital needs are met.The Speech-Language Pathologist creates an environment and culture that enables the hospital to fulfill its mission by providing patient safety and patient-centered treatment.
License or Certification:
- Must be in possession of current state license or certification on or before the first day of employment.
- CPR certification preferred unless otherwise required by hospital policy.Education, Training and Experience
Successful completion of an accredited Master's Degree Program or accredited Bachelor's Degree Program plus sufficient experience in the field.
Experience the Rewards You Would Expect of an Industry Leader.
Become part of the HealthSouth team today, and enjoy the rewards that come with being the best. We offer comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans; 401 (k); college-savings plan; employee assistance program; pre-paid legal plan; and much more.
Associated topics: cfy, language, language pathologist, slp, slpa, speech, speech and language pathologist, speech language, speech language pathologist, speech therapist
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