Speech Pathologist (Outpatient Vital Stim Certified)
SPEECH PATHOLOGIST (OUTPATIENT VITAL STIM CERTIFIED)
Job ID #: 69110
Job Category: Therapy PT, OT, SLP
Employment Type: Part Time
Education Required: Masters Degree
Location: Canton, GA
Posted Date: August 31, 2016 Back to Search Results
Imagine a place where you can improve lives every day this place is Northside Hospital. Join our team of medical professionals who offer a lifetime of care. As Georgia s Most Preferred Hospital in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years, we are the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We currently seek dynamic, skilled people to join our team of talented, award-winning staff. If you are a qualified, committed professional and are ready to work in a compassionate and innovative team environment, Northside is the place for you. Start your journey with us today!
With strong ties to the communities we serve, at Northside Hospital-Cherokee we are proud of our commitment to provide quality, personalized, competitive healthcare services. We are an 84-bed, not-for-profit, full-service community hospital specializing in Surgery, Emergency, Maternity and Outpatient Services. We are currently undergoing state-of-the-art renovations and expansions, including a replacement hospital scheduled to open in 2017. Come join our innovative team and make a difference in our community!
SERVICE AREA OVERVIEW
The Rehabilitation Services Department provides services in many settings: at the hospital campuses in Atlanta, Forsyth, Cherokee and Alpharetta. Services cover any medical or dental condition or injury, which require the relief of pain and improvement in functional performance. We offer Audiology, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Speech/Language Pathology Services.
Evaluates communicative, cognitive and swallowing disorders, and develops and administers speech therapy programs and treatments for inpatients and outpatients of age groups defined by clinical competency, which may include neonate, infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatrics populations. The duties of this position require patient and family education and the exercise of courtesy and patience in speaking with and assisting patients, families, medical personnel and others in order to provide quality customer service.
Required: 1. Master s degree in Speech/Language Pathology. 2. Must be certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) for all age groups. 3. Must be certified (CCC) by the American Speech/Language and Hearing Association, or meets the educational requirements for certificate and in the process of accumulating the supervised experience required for certification with completion in one year. Preferred: 1. Working knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid and other government regulations.
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Yes
WORK HOURS: 8a-4:30p
WEEKEND REQUIREMENTS: No
ON-CALL REQUIREMENTS: No
Why choose Northside* Northside supports our employees professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today to join Northside s team!
Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law.