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Speech & Language Pathologist, Norton Children's Hospital, 8a-4:30p PRN 8/26/2016

Norton Healthcare Louisville, KY

Company
Norton Healthcare
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
248
AJE Ref #
575985501
Location
Louisville, KY
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Masters Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

ABOUT NORTON HEALTHCARE

For 130 years, Norton Healthcare's faith heritage has guided its mission to provide quality health care to all those it serves. Today, Norton Healthcare is a leader in serving adult and pediatric patients throughout Greater Louisville, Southern Indiana, the commonwealth of Kentucky and beyond. The hospital and health care system is the Louisville area's third largest private employer, providing care at more than 210 locations throughout Greater Louisville and Southern Indiana. The Louisville-based not-for-profit system includes five Louisville hospitals with 1,837 licensed beds; seven outpatient centers; 13 Norton Immediate Care Centers; more than 13,000 employees; more than 750 employed medical providers; and approximately 2,000 total physicians on its medical staff. In 2015 Norton Healthcare was named by Healthiest Employers as the 11th healthiest place to work in the country. More information about Norton Healthcare is available at NortonHealthcare.com

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The role of the Speech Language Pathologist is to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient/family speech therapy needs for patients aged neonate/infant (birth to 1 year), pediatric (1-12 years), adolescent (12-18), adult (18-65 years), and geriatric (over 65 years); maintains documentation on patient treatments. The Speech Language Pathologist will evaluate, assess, plan, and implement treatment according to the findings. Addresses educational needs for patients, families, and other health care providers; manages patient care assignments as well as other organizational tasks related to patient and departmental operations; acts in a clinical leadership role; applies knowledge of growth and development in patient interactions; performs other related duties as needed.

REQUIRED:

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Master Degree
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Certified Speech Language Pathology (National)
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Speech Language Pathology (State)

DESIRED:

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One year speech/language pathology in a healthcare setting
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Doctorate Degree

SCREENING REQUIREMENTS: DRUG SCREEN, BACKGROUND CHECK, LICENSE AND EMPLOYMENT REFERENCE VERIFICATION.

NORTON HEALTHCARE offers a competitive benefit package including:

* Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

* Paid Vacation, Sick Days and Holidays

* Short and Long Term Disability

* 403b/401k Plan

* Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)

* College Savings Plan

* Fitness Center

* Free Parking

* Life Insurance

* Comprehensive Wellness Program

For more information please visit: Benefits at a Glance

Norton Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity