YumaRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Yuma jobs

Speech Pathologist, Senior

Company: Encompass Health
Location: Yuma
Posted on: December 3, 2019

Job Description:

Full-Time Position: $10,000 Sign On Bonus for 2 Year Work Commitment . The Senior Speech-Language Pathologist provides speech-language therapy according to hospital, state, professional and federal regulations and guidelines, and demonstrates and promotes excellence in speech-language patient care and treatment. In addition, the position:    - Requires effective mentoring and training skills along with good communication skills for departmental relationships.   - Requires competency in speech-language pathology evaluation, assessment, care planning and treatment.   - Requires task delegation and supervision of speech therapy assistants and technicians when applicable.   - Assists with scheduling speech-language in-services education, speech-language pathologist student program, speech therapist (and assistant if applicable) orientation   - Assists with speech-language pathologist (and assistant if applicable) mentoring, training and communications to drive speech-language therapy excellence for patient treatments.    - Maintains open and on-going communication with hospital departments to ensure patient, staff, and hospital needs are met.   - Typically provides patient care in speech-language pathology of 90% to 95% of work hours.   The Senior Speech-Language Pathologist creates an environment and culture that enables the hospital to fulfill its mission by helping staff to improve their clinical skills.      Benefits: Sign-On Bonus - $10,000 with 2 year work commitment Relocation Benefit - Up to $5000 reimbursement   To attract and retain the best professionals, we offer a comprehensive and competitive Benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), college savings plan, employee assistance program, pre-paid legal plan and much more.  For more information on available Benefits, please click here.    What types of patients will you see? We are an acute rehabilitation hospital setting. Typically our patients spend an average of 2-4 weeks in our hospital and come to us with a wide variety of diagnosis such as: stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, various neurological disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, amputation, joint replacement, fractures, multiple trauma, cardiac conditions, and pulmonary conditions. 80% of our patients are discharged directly home.    We use evidence-based practice guidelines to treat our patients.  We utilize our clinical outcomes to assess and improve our treatment interventions and programs. We participate in a national outcomes database, which provides benchmarks and sophisticated outcome reports to help us continually analyze and improve our patient outcomes.    Helping you become better is critical to our success    Attend in-house as well as external educational programs. The treatment team is made up of full time therapists, nurses, social workers, pharmacists and medical staff; a great way to learn beyond your own discipline.   Job Code: 100030 License or Certification: - Must be in possession of current state license or certification on or before the first day of employment. - CPR certification preferred unless otherwise required by hospital policy. Education, Training and Experience: - Successful completion of a Master's degree or higher from an accredited therapy program or one that is determined to be substantially equivalent to a U.S. accredited program by an appropriate certifying agency preferred. - A minimum of four years of speech-language pathology experience is required. - Clinical specialist designation via our company's clinical ladder or professional organization. Physical Requirements: - Good visual acuity and ability to communicate. - Ability to lift a minimum of 30 pounds and ability push/pull a minimum of 30 pounds, which includes the lifting, pushing and/or pulling of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients. Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements. Address: 901 W. 24th Street, Yuma 85364 Shift: Day Job Schedule: Full-time Job ID: 1925363

Keywords: Encompass Health, Yuma , Speech Pathologist, Senior, Other , Yuma, Arizona

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


Travel Surgical Tech - $1,789 per week
Description: NurseFly Travel Nursing with Advanced Travel Nursing is seeking a travel surgical tech for a travel job in Yuma, Arizona:- Specialty: Surgical Tech- Discipline: Allied Health Professional- Start Date: (more...)
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Yuma
Posted on: 12/12/2019

Ready for a New Career Path
Description: Our 27-year-old A rating with the BBB Company is adding to its team and you may be the next
Company: Living Healthy
Location: Yuma
Posted on: 12/12/2019

Cardiovascular- CVOR RN - Travel Nurse (Yuma)
Description: Registered Nurse.
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Yuma
Posted on: 12/11/2019


Travel Nurse - All RN Specialties (Yuma)
Description: Registered Nurse. Travel
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Yuma
Posted on: 12/11/2019

Pre/Post Anesthesia Care - PACU - RN - Travel (Yuma)
Description: Registered Nurse. Travel
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Yuma
Posted on: 12/11/2019

Medical Intensive Care Unit MICU RN - Travel (Yuma)
Description: Registered Nurse. Travel
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Yuma
Posted on: 12/11/2019

Progressive Care Unit - PCU- Travel (Yuma)
Description: Registered Nurse. Travel
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Yuma
Posted on: 12/11/2019

Database Administrator
Description: OVERVIEW br br FTI is currently looking for a Database Administrator in Yuma, AZ. This position is responsible for providing database administration and data analysis in support of testing and evaluations (more...)
Company: Frontier Technology Inc.
Location: Yuma
Posted on: 12/12/2019

UAS Operational Test Engineer
Description: OVERVIEW br br Frontier Technology, Inc. is seeking a full-time UAS Operational Test Engineer/Analyst to join our team of qualified, talented, and diverse individuals in Yuma, AZ. br br RESPONSIBILITIES (more...)
Company: Frontier Technology Inc.
Location: Yuma
Posted on: 12/12/2019

Travel CVOR Tech - $1,857 per week
Description: NurseFly Travel Nursing with trustaff allied is seeking a travel cvor tech for a travel job in Yuma, Arizona: br - Specialty: CVOR Tech br - Discipline: Allied Health Professional br - Start Date: (more...)
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Yuma
Posted on: 12/12/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Arizona jobs by following @recnetAZ on Twitter!

Yuma RSS job feeds