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Speech Language Pathologist-Pierce County

Maxim Healthcare Services seeking a Licensed Speech Language Pathologist to develop a plan of care for each speech pathology patient, in collaboration with the multi-disciplinary team.

Responsibilities:
  • Provides skilled speech therapy services/interventions to patients with speech, language and/or hearing deficits in accordance with physician orders.
  • Assesses patient needs; plans for, evaluates and modifies care to meet goals of the speech therapy interventions.
  • Collaborates with all disciplines to plan and evaluate team goals for each patient.
  • Instructs patient/family/caregivers on patient's total speech therapy program.
  • Advises, consults and instructs members of the multi-disciplinary team in specific speech therapy modalities and interventions.
  • Other Speech Language Pathologist duties as assigned.
  • Qualifications:Current license as a Speech Language Pathologist in the state of practice.
  • Graduate of Speech Language Pathologist program accredited by the American Speech and Hearing Association, and holds or is eligible for a certificate of clinical competence granted by the American Speech and Hearing Association.
  • Minimum of one year experience in an acute care facility, out-patient setting, community health service, home health agency or private practice as a Speech Language Pathologist¬†in the past two years preferred.
  • Current CPR card.
Pay depending on experience