Speech Language Pathologist - SLP - PRN
Company: Temple Rehabilitation Hospital
Posted on: September 10, 2023
Description Temple Rehabilitation Hospital is a
state-of-the-art, 36-bed inpatient acute rehabilitation hospital
dedicated to the treatment and recovery of individuals who have
experienced the debilitating effects of a severe injury or illness.
Our rehabilitation programs provide ongoing care and specialized
treatment to patients throughout their recovery journey. We offer
customized, intense rehabilitation tailored to the individual needs
of those recovering from stroke, brain injury, neurological
conditions, trauma, spinal cord injury, amputation, and orthopedic
injury. Temple Rehabilitation Hospital strives to maximize the
health, function, and quality of life of those we serve through
comprehensive physical medicine and rehabilitation programs.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Job Specific: ? Performs patient assessment. ?
Establish a plan of care. ? Provides care in accordance with
physician's orders and established plan of care. ? Assesses the
effectiveness of treatment and modifies treatment to achieve goals.
? Plans for patient discharge. Communicates with patient, family,
caregivers, significant other, and members of the healthcare team
to achieve rehabilitation goals and promote maximum benefits of
care. ? Participates in performance improvement and program
development activities. ? Provides input into the budgetary
planning process; contributing to cost effectiveness of services
and programs provided by the department. ? Assess educational needs
of the patient, family, caregiver, or significant other and
provides education to meet those needs. ? Provides an environment
conducive to safety for patients, visitors, and staff. Assesses the
risks for safety and implements appropriate precautions. Complies
with appropriate and approved safety standards. ? Utilizes the
appropriate leadership skills in delegating, organizing, and
educating coworkers and staff. Coordinates and supervises
appropriate levels of staff including interns, students, and
volunteers. ? Participates in and contributes to quality
improvement processes for the department and the institution. ?
Other duties as assigned. Qualifications QUALIFICATIONS: ? A
Bachelor's and Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology,
Communication Disorders, Communicative Disorders, or similarly
titled area that is consistent and acceptable to the American
Speech-Language-Hearing Association. ? Possess or eligible for a
Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American
Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) or be eligible to
participate as an ASHA Clinical Fellow (CFY). ? Licensed or
eligible for licensure in state. ? Current Basic Life Support/CPR
Keywords: Temple Rehabilitation Hospital, Temple , Speech Language Pathologist - SLP - PRN, Healthcare , Temple, Texas
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