PRN speech language pathologist

Cleveland Clinic

Avon, OH

Job posting number: #7112042 (Ref:ccf16777135)

Posted: September 28, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Speech Therapist - PRN
Avon Hospital

Become a caregiver with Avon Hospital Inpatient Hospital Therapy Team where we treat medically complex patients in a dynamic acute care inpatient setting.
Weekends and Weekday Availability Desired

Acute care and modified barium swallow study experience preferred
Must have CFY completed

PLEASE SUBMIT AVAILABILITY IN COVER LETTER


Evaluates and treats patients with injuries or diseases which result in loss or impairment of speech, language, voice, cognitive and/or swallowing function.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs initial and on-going assessments of patient's condition and establishes goals and plan of care.
  • Performs therapy interventions utilizing standard speech therapy techniques and skills as appropriate for the age and condition of the patient.
  • Completes documentation to comply with department, hospital, and regulatory standards.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education:

  • Master's level degree required.
  • Must be a graduate of an accredited Speech-Language Pathology Program.

Certifications:

  • Current Ohio Licensure as a Speech Language Pathologist.
  • Must hold or have applied for the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech Pathology from American Speech-Language Hearing Association.

Complexity of Work:

  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work unsupervised or with minimal supervision.
  • Must be able to work in a dynamic and challenging environment and take appropriate action.

Work Experience:

  • Experience in clinical area preferred.

Physical Requirements:

  • Manual dexterity and visual acuity to perform tasks needed for patient care and administrative tasks.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time.

Personal Protective Equipment:

  • Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required. 


By embracing and understanding the diversity EVERY ONE brings, Cleveland Clinic has created an inclusive culture that promotes innovation, growth, and new ideas. This has enhanced our ability to attract the best global talent to provide the best patient experience possible. Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Smoke/drug free environment.


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