Ascension Health Speech Language Pathologist - Speech Therapy in Stevens Point, Wisconsin

Job ID: 255061

Speech Language Pathologist - Speech Therapy

Stevens Point, Wisconsin

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Speech Language Pathologist - Speech Therapy

City, State: Stevens Point,WI

Location: SMH St Michaels Hos

Department: Speech Therapy 001

Additional Job Details: PRN Day 0 hours Weekly,casual coverage for vacation coverage as needed, Inpatient and video swallow experience preferred

About Us

In Wisconsin, Ascension operates 24 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ more than 23,500 associates. Across the state, Ascension provided more than $230 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2016. Serving Wisconsin for 169 years, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia. Visit www.ascension.org/wisconsin. We’re looking for talented associates to join us as we continue advancing healthcare across Wisconsin.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Speech Language Pathologist evaluates and treats patients requiring speech-language therapy.

Responsibilities:

  • 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.

  • Coordinates patient care with other members of the healthcare team to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist credentialed from the state of Wisconsin obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Master's Level Degree

  • Master's Degree in Speech/Language Pathology required

Work Experience:

  • No experience required.

How To Apply

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Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Wisconsin is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.

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