SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

Date Posted: 7/16/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work.

You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.

Join a winning team supporting the Speech Therapy Department at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas as a Speech Pathologist. Together with our knowledgeable and enthusiastic team you will see primarily in-patient cases in this busy coastal community. The ideal candidate is eager to stretch their skillset to provide excellent care to a diverse range of patients and will gain regular exposure to everything from brain injury patients to stroke patients and a wide variety of swallowing disorders as well. Collaborate with this engaged team to make a different in patients lives every day.

The Speech Pathologist provides evaluation, assessment, prognosis, treatment and education to patients and clients through a continuum of care according to the therapist's respective licensure/registration/certification, Code of Ethics, Federal/State regulations, JCAHO/UMQC and Care Center policies and procedures. They perform competencies as outlined in unit specific competency assessment tools, and demonstrate age specific care as established for area and job title.

This position is Casual (Per-diem) working primarily weekends, with occasional weekdays as available, and is located at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas.

Job Requirements

Required Certification/Registration:
  • Current California State licensure
  • BLS for Healthcare Provider certification from American Heart Association
  • Experience performing Modified Barium Swallow studies
Preferred Experience:
  • At least 1 or more years of Acute Care experience

Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, the only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.