at Tenet Healthcare in Bartlett, Tennessee, United States
Speech Therapist PRN Days – 2205029814
St. Francis Hospital Bartlett
Saint Francis Hospital Bartlett is a 196-bed hospital dedicated to providing high quality, compassionate care to the community. As a comprehensive medical center, Saint Francis Hospital Bartlett has the expertise to deliver quality care in a variety of specialties including Emergency Services, Inpatient & Outpatient Surgical Services, Med/Surge, Ortho, Critical Care and Women’s Services.
Speech Therapist PRN Days Position Summary
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.
Speech Therapist PRN Days Candidate Will Possess the Following Education and License or Certifications
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-Bartlett
Hospital/Facility : Saint Francis Hospital – Bartlett
Job Type: : PT2Y
Shift Type: : Days
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