SLP, Speech Pathologist - Speech Therapy 8/20/2016

Christus Health Alexandria, LA

Company
Christus Health
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
5000131253606
AJE Ref #
575938247
Location
Alexandria, LA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular

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Join CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital, recently voted Best Place to Work and Best Hospital at the 2016 Cenla Choice awards.

As a Speech Pathologist, you will make providing service your priority while caring for the whole person in a faith based atmosphere. Speech Pathologists are a vital part of an interdisciplinary rehab team which interacts with and treats patients with a variety of diagnoses. Responsibilities include assessing, planning, evaluating and implementing care for the patient's assigned physical therapy while adhering to all standards of Speech Therapy Practice Act as they apply for providing technical therapy care, supplies, equipment and interventions to a designated patient population. This position requires providing services to Therapy Patients, ages between neonatal to geriatrics in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional/developmental age of the individuals served. The Speech Pathologists regularly assess the Physical, Psycho-Social, Spiritual, Cultural, Functional, High Risk and Discharge needs of the Patient and Family. This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of CHRISTUS Health St. Frances Cabrini Hospital, and demonstrating behavior consistent with the Core Values.


Requirements


- Current Louisiana SLP License

- Current BLS

- DPNS trained-preferred

- ASHA Certified

- Exceptional documentation, written and verbal communication skills


If you are looking to join a rapidly growing faith-based organization that encourages professional development, we want you to become a part of the CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini family!