Ascension Health Speech Language Pathologist - PRN: La Grange in La Grange, Illinois
Job ID: 275320
Speech Language Pathologist - PRN: La Grange
La Grange, Illinois
Additional Job Information
Title: Speech Language Pathologist - Per Diem: La Grange
City, State: La Grange,IL
Location: AMITA Health: Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital
Department: Speech Therapy 00
Additional Job Details: PRN,Day, 0 hours,Weekly (Rehab PRN Requirements: 2 weekend days per 4 week rotation).
AMITA Health ( www.AMITAhealth.org ) is a joint operating company formed by the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL and St. Louis, MO based Ascension.
AMITA Health is the largest health system in Illinois, comprising 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. The health system has 900 providers in its medical groups, more than 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners and serves over 4.3 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.
Evaluates and treats patients requiring speech-language therapy.
Performs therapy interventions utilizing standard therapy techniques and skills as appropriate for the condition of the patient.
Educates and counsels patient and family regarding treatment plans.
Maintains clinical records and follows performance improvement recommendations.
Plans and/or assists with patient discharge from speech therapy services. Provides information regarding appropriate support programs.
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Require Current Illinois license as Speech-language Pathologist or Temporary license as Speech-Language Pathologist if in Clinical Fellowship Year. Recommend Current Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
Master's Level Degree
Work requires knowledge generally acquired through completion of a Master's or doctoral degree in Speech-Language Pathology from a program accredited by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Master’s level candidates and above considered
Supervisory experience preferred.
Masters in Speech Pathology, completion of CCCValid Illinois License for practice of Speech PathologyValid CPRMinimal 2 years experience in adult acute care, experience with inpatient acute rehab care desirable but not necessary, experience with VFSS desirable but not necessary
Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays (minimal 2 weekend days/month) and holiday rotation- flexible start/stop times
Equal Employment Opportunity
AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.