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Speech Therapist PRN Days St. Francis Hospital Memphis

at Tenet Healthcare in Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Job Description


Speech Therapist PRN Days St. Francis Hospital Memphis – 2105033925



Description :
Summary
PRN Speech Therapist position with our Rehab Services dept.
Evaluates, plans and implements specific treatment programs for individual patients according to the principles and practices of speech language pathology. Functions as an interdisciplinary team member providing patient assessment/re-assessment, direct patient care, and individualized care planning/implementation. Works with neonatal through geriatric patients with clinical competency, as applicable. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period.
Responsibilities
Responds to physician orders for physical therapy. Administers and interprets tests and measurements of patients. Reviews patient charts and progress prior to treatment and modifies treatment plan accordingly. Develops functional goals based on patient and/or family expectations. Develops, improves and restores cognitive skills, language comprehension, and language expression skills through comprehensive assessment and testing. Seeks clarification of physician orders as needed.


Qualifications :
Education

Required: Masters degree in Speech Language Pathology/Communication Sciences and Disorders
Experience

Preferred: competency in performing modified barium swallow exams
Certifications

Required: State License and Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from ASHA


Job : Therapy and Rehabilitation


Primary Location : TN-Memphis


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Hospital/Facility : Saint Francis Hospital – Memphis

Job Type: : PT2Y

Shift Type: : Days

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Req ID: 2105033925
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Job Posting: JC191967898

Posted On: Sep 10, 2021

Updated On: Oct 10, 2021