SPEECH PATHOLOGIST - Inpatient in San Diego, CA at Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista

Date Posted: 10/14/2018

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.
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. Performs competencies as outlined in unit specific competency assessment tools. Demonstrates age specific care as established for area and job title.
Casual/Per-Diem 8 hour DAY shift position working VARIED days - Monday-Friday, including weekend rotation and holidays

Job Requirements

Required Experience/Specialized Skills: Minimum one (1) year experience as a Speech Therapist. Must be able to have a variety of problem-solving skills. Excellent communication skills with internal and external customers.

Required Certification/Registration:  Current California State licensure as SLP.

Required Education/Course(s)/Training: BLS-C via American Heart Association.

Preferred Experience: Acute Care experience


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.
Keywords: Speech Pathologist, Acute Care, SLP, Hospital, Speech Therapist