Licensed speech-language pathologist provides evaluation and direct patient care for those individuals referred by their physicians requiring speech therapy services, whether on an inpatient or outpatient basis. Establishes the plan of care and goals of their patientâ��s rehabilitative care. Therapist must be skilled in the use of equipment utilized in patient care, provide test interpretation and provide timely and accurate patient evaluation and treatment documentation and correspond regularly with attending physicians. The therapist utilizes knowledge of age appropriate guidelines to provide care for the pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patient. Provides in-service for other staff members.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education/Other Qualifications 1. Graduate of an accredited school of Speech Therapy with a Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology. 2. New graduates accepted, but require at least one year professional experience prior to acting as clinical supervisor for interning ST students. 3. Current license to practice Speech-language pathology in the state of South Carolina is required. 4. Holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence from ASHA or is in the CFY process. 5. BLS Certification required.
Job: Speech Therapy
Primary Location: Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Facility: East Cooper Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2105006156
About East Cooper Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.