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 :
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.
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 :

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

Preferred: competency in performing modified barium swallow exams

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

Job : Therapy and Rehabilitation

Primary Location : TN-Memphis


Hospital/Facility : Saint Francis Hospital – Memphis

Job Type: : PT2Y

Shift Type: : Days



Req ID: 2105033925
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Job Posting: JC191967898

Posted On: Sep 10, 2021

Updated On: Oct 10, 2021