Speech Language Pathologist

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous





Doyou have the career opportunities you want in your current role? We have anexciting opportunity as an Inpatient Rehab SpeechLanguage Pathologist for you to join ColiseumMedical Center , a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider ofhealthcare services, HCAHealthcare.

At Coliseum MedicalCenter we want to ensure your needs are met. We offer a variety ofcomprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans along with some unique benefitsincluding:

  • Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
  • Paid Personal Leave
  • 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years ofservice)
  • Identity Theft Protection discounts
  • Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
  • Ourteams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you want to work as a Speech Language Pathologist where your passion for creatingpositive patient interactions are valued? If you are dedicated to caring for thewell-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want yourknowledge and expertise!

    In collaboration with thepatient, the patient’s family, and other members of the healthcare team the SpeechLanguage Pathologist is responsible for assessing, evaluating, planning,recording and implementing a treatment plan to achieve the goals of the patientas it relates to social and cognitive communication as well as swallowingdisorders. You serve as a key position of the interdependent team, and holdresponsibility for achieving positive patient and department outcomes.

    What you will doin this role:

  • You will conductpatient assessments and evaluations to determine physical condition,limitations, medical histories and patient goals
  • You will enablepatients with speech and language disorders, whether it is receptive orexpressive, to communicate as effectively and clearly as possible
  • You will assist thephysician with determining appropriate dietary feeding levels for patients withdysphagia and progress the level through the use of therapeutic techniques asappropriate
  • You will provideeducation to the patient/family and effectively document the therapy process
  • You will communicateand collaborate with other members of the rehabilitation team including othertherapists, physicians and nurses to best treat the patient
  • Qualifications

  • Graduation from anaccredited school of a Master’s level Speech Language Pathology program isrequired
  • Must be licensed as aSpeech Language Pathologist in the state which you practice, in accordance withlaw and regulation
  • Must have Certificateof Clinical Competence (CCCs) per ASHA
  • A current AmericanHeart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross Basic Life Support (BLS) HealthCare Provider is required
  • Prior acute careand/or inpatient rehab experience working as a Speech Therapist is preferredand/or familiarity with performing and reading swallowing assessments
  • Coliseum Health System is a two hospital system located inMacon, GA; you may know us better as Coliseum Medical Centers and ColiseumNorthside Hospital. Each day we are challenged with providing our patients andtheir families state-of-the-art services while demonstrating that we are caringand committed healthcare professionals. It is our hope that you will see howmuch we love what we do – bringing quality healthcare services to Macon and thesurrounding areas.

    Founded in 1971, Coliseum Medical Center has grown to bea leader in healthcare for Middle GA. We are a 310 plus bed facility, offeringa 24-hour emergency room, inpatient and outpatient surgery options,rehabilitation programs, behavioral health and diagnostic services.

    Coliseum Medical Center has been recognized for its qualitycare with the following awards:

  • Georgia Hospital Association Safety Leader Circle
  • Joint Commission Top Performer of Key Quality Measures
  • Get with the Guidelines Gold Plus Achievement Award – Stroke
  • Joint Commission Certification
  • Stroke Rehabilitation
  • Primary Stroke Center
  • Advanced Certification in COPD
  • Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (ACR)
  • National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC)
  • American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (ACoS CoC)
  • HCA Healthcare , the parent company of ColiseumMedical Center , has been continually named a World's Most EthicalCompany by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated$3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts,and other uncompensated expenses.

    Be apart of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewingapplications for our Speech LanguagePathologist opening. Highly qualified candidates will be promptly contactedfor interviews. Submit your application and help us raise the bar in patientcare!

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin,gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disabilitystatus.

    Notice

    Our Company’s recruiters are here to help unlock the next possibility within your career and we take your candidate experience very seriously. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Gmail or Yahoo Mail. If you feel suspicious of a job posting or job-related email, let us know by clicking here.

    For questions about your job application or this site please contact HCAhrAnswers at 1-844-422-5627 option 1.


    Launch your career - Create your profile now!

    Create your Profile

    Loading some great jobs for you...