Speech Therapist - Per Diem - MossRehab Outpatient Therapy - King of Prussia 9/16/2016

Einstein Healthcare Network King Of Prussia, PA

Company
Einstein Healthcare Network
Job Classification
Part Time
Company Ref #
14774
AJE Ref #
576196600
Location
King Of Prussia, PA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Masters Degree

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Position Description

SINCE 1959, MOSSREHAB HAS PROVIDED OUR PATIENTS WITH A BREADTH OF EXPERTISE UNRIVALED IN THE REGION. SUPERIOR CLINICAL EXPERTISE, NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED REHABILITATION SPECIALISTS, UNSURPASSED DIAGNOSTIC CAPABILITIES, A PASSION FOR ADVOCACY, A PATIENT CENTERED TEAM PHILOSOPHY AND A QUEST FOR CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT. THESE ARE THE QUALITIES THAT HAVE EARNED MOSSREHAB ITS OUTSTANDING REPUTATION AT THE LOCAL, REGIONAL AND NATIONAL LEVELS AND ENABLE TO US TO ATTRACT AND RETAIN HIGHLY MOTIVATED, GIFTED REHABILITATION PROFESSIONALS. IN FACT, U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORTS HAS CONSISTENTLY RANKED US AMONG THE NATION S BEST REHABILITATION FACILITIES. WE WERE ALSO NAMED ONE OF THE BEST EMPLOYERS IN THE PHILADELPHIA AREA THIS YEAR, COME FIND OUT WHY! EINSTEIN HEALTHCARE NETWORK PROMOTES WELLNESS. RESEARCH HAS SHOWN THAT SMOKING IS DANGEROUS TO THE HEALTH OF SMOKERS AND TO OTHERS. EINSTEIN CAMPUSES ARE TOBACCO AND SMOKE FREE.

IN THIS ROLE YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR:

* Providing diagnostic and rehabilitative services to patients with cognitive, communication and swallowing impairments to improve skills and restore function

* This position requires providing service to the following age population(s) adolescent, adult, older adult, and frail elderly in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional/developmental age of the individual served

IF YOU POSSESS THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS, PLEASE APPLY IMMEDIATELY:

* Master's Degree in Speech-Language Pathology required

* 2+ years professional experience required

* ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology required

* Pennsylvania State License required

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

* Physical Requirements: Light work, may involve transportation of patients throughout hospital, occasional transfers

* Visual Requirements: Continuous near vision, depth perception, full field of vision or compensatory ability

* Hearing Requirements: Continuous conversation, some with reduced volume/clarity, frequent phone communication

* Working Conditions: Individual offices serve as treatment rooms; treatment may also take place on nursing units and in other therapy areas

* Exposures: Radiation exposure due to Barium Videofluoroscopic Swallowing Evaluations. Exposure is monitored via radiation badges and reviewed monthly

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.