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Speech Language Pathologist

Company: Steward Health Care System
Location: Brockton
Posted on: August 10, 2019

Job Description:

POSITION SUMMARY:-----The Speech Language Pathologist evaluates, treats, provides rehabilitation, counsels, and educates patients with disorders of swallowing, speech, language and cognition to restore or improve function.-- The SLP also develops and implements individualized plan of therapy care based on patient's medical condition, rehabilitation potential and prognosis.-- Additionally, the SLP coordinates and effectively delivers care in conjunction with other health care team members.KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:The SLP:-----Provides evidence based evaluation and treatment to diverse, medically challenging patient population-----Provides quality service delivery techniques that facilitate optimum services to meet patient needs being sensitive to patient's age, social, cultural, educational and vocational background-----Provides appropriate written and/or verbal education on communication and/or swallowing disorders to patients, families, and professionals-----Maintain and complete patient records by providing objective, analytic documentation of patient care-----Participates in discharge planning-----Completes appropriate Speech Pathology charges rendered each month-----Establishes appropriate policies and procedures for the department-----Works with medical/allied health personnel to coordinate dysphagia protocols and treatment strategies-----Establishes augmentative communication when appropriate-----Serves as a clinical resource to colleagues and other medical professionals-----Takes initiative to remain current in clinical practice through lectures, literature, and other educational opportunities-----Functions in a self-directed manner and takes ownership to manage self and work including responsibility for actions and accountability for results-----Maintains professional demeanor and is responsible for quality care in all interactionsREQUIRED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:-----Able to communicate verbally and in writing in the English language.-----Able to complete mathematical computations required to perform treatment protocols.-----Excellent assessment skills, clinical skills and organizational skills and charge capabilities.-----Able to lift, transfer and move patients.EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/LICENSURE/TECHNICAL/OTHER:-----Education:-- Masters degree in Speech Language Pathology from an accredited university program.-----Experience: Previous medical setting experience preferred, although other relevant clinical experience considered.-----Certification/Licensure: Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology from ASHA and current MA license in Speech Language Pathology

Keywords: Steward Health Care System, Brockton , Speech Language Pathologist, Healthcare , Brockton, Massachusetts

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