Company: Loma Linda University Medical Center
Location: Loma Linda
Posted on: June 8, 2021
University Hospital: Speech Therapy IP (Full-time, Day Shift)
Our mission is to continue the teaching and healing ministry of
Jesus Christ. Our core values are compassion, excellence, humility,
integrity, justice, teamwork and wholeness.
The Speech Pathologist provides advanced patient care including
evaluations, goal setting, treatment planning, family training and
the application of treatment techniques in accordance with
designated practice act and department policy and procedure. Is
responsible for providing inpatient care as per physician's orders.
Supervises non-CCS (California Children's Services) paneled staff
as requested. Participates in case conferences and discharge
planning meetings. Works with the program coordinator, case manager
and/or MTU (Medical Therapy Unit)/school representative
communicating and coordinating recommendations for ongoing therapy
and equipment needs upon discharge. Performs other duties as
Master's Degree in Speech Pathology or Communicative Disorders
required. One year of experience in a Medical Speech Pathology or
Rehabilitation setting required. Current Speech Pathology licensure
required. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)
certification and Basic Life Support certification required.
CCS-Paneled required if assigned to Pediatric Rehabilitation or
fulfill CCS paneling requirements within twelve months from hire
Able to perform technical patient care activities and
demonstrate understanding of the economics of rehabilitation, (i.e.
funding policies and sources, accreditation, marketability, cost
management, managed care, case management systems, materials
management, etc.). Cooperates with management and other associates
in achieving organizational goals, clinical program, and mission.
Integrates clinical and administrative feedback and direction. Able
to: read; write legibly; speak in English (and Spanish preferred)
with professional quality; use computer and software programs
necessary to the position; troubleshoot and calibrate patient care
equipment. Able to relate and communicate positively, effectively,
and professionally with others; be assertive and consistent in
following and/or enforcing policies; work calmly and respond
courteously when under pressure; lead, supervise, teach, and
collaborate; accept direction. Able to communicate effectively in
English in person, in writing, and on the telephone; think
critically; work independently with minimal supervision; perform
basic math functions; manage multiple assignments effectively; work
well under pressure; problem solve; organize and prioritize
workload; recall information with accuracy; pay close attention to
detail. Able to distinguish colors and smells as necessary for
patient care; hear sufficiently for general conversation in person
and on the telephone; identify and distinguish various sounds
associated with the work place/patient care; see adequately to read
computer screens, medical records, and written documents necessary
to position; discern temperature variances through touch.
- Organization: Loma Linda Univ Medical Center
- Employee Status: Regular
- Schedule: Full-time
- Shift: Day Job
Keywords: Loma Linda University Medical Center, Fontana , Speech Pathologist, Other , Loma Linda, California
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