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Providence Health & Services Speech Therapist in Mount Angel, Oregon

Description:

Providence is calling a Speech Therapist ( 0.0 FTE On Call) to work at Providence Benedictine ocated in Mt. Angel Oregon.

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In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

We are seeking a Thrpst-Speech

The Speech Therapist manages and provides skilled speech/language pathology to patients/clients with a wide variety of diagnoses and disabilities, taking into account individual patient special physical or age-related needs. Requires skills in patient/client evaluation and treatment, as well as professional consultations to achieve maximum patient/client independence in accordance with individual's functional level and potential.

MAJOR CHALLENGES:

  • Maintaining expertise in a field with varying diagnostic/age populations, changing work environment and rapidly advancing technology through constant study and review.

  • Maintaining open communication with physicians while providing the most appropriate and effective treatments for patients.

  • Providing patient care considering a variety of patient/client ages, behavior, cognitive levels, learning styles and/or language barriers individually and in groups.

  • Processing information accurately, thoroughly and quickly amidst a variety of environmental distractions.

Patient Population Served: Neonate, Pediatric, Adolescent, Adult, Geriatric

Consequently, the employee must be competent in the interpretation of a patient's self-report or behavior, and this information must be interpreted with an understanding of the cognitive, physical, emotional/psychosocial and chronological maturation process. The treatment of patients should be individualized and should reflect an understanding of the developmental needs and range of treatment needs for each patient.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

The job duties listed are essential functions of the position. However, other duties may be assigned, and may also be considered essential functions of the position.

The caregiver must be sufficiently fluent in the English language to satisfactorily perform the essential functions of the position. The degree of fluency required will vary depending upon the nature of the position.

Caregivers are expected to honor the Mission, Values, Vision and Promise and adhere to the Code of Conduct, policies and standards of their organization.

For direct patient care roles: Performs and maintains currency of essential competencies as required by specific area of hire and populations served.

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In this position you will:

o Evaluates patient/client current cognitive, communicative and swallowing status and develops individualized/measurable treatment goals and establishes interventions as appropriate to patient's age, condition, diagnosis, response to treatment and learning needs.

o Plans and implements a comprehensive and individualized speech/language pathology treatment plan. Instructs patient/client and caregivers to assist in achieving treatment goals.

o Terminates treatment as appropriate in relation to patient/client's age, condition, diagnosis and functional performance / outcome expectations and discharge criteria.

o Communicates frequently and effectively with others involved in patient/client's care regarding scheduling, treatment plans, progress and discharge planning.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications this position include:

Education:

Master's Degree From an accredited Speech/Language Pathology Program. Or

Ph.D. From an accredited Speech/Language Pathology Program. Or equivalent educ/experience

Coursework/Training Specialized speech/language pathology training to meet a particular department need.

License/Certification:

o Current Speech/Language Pathology licensure through the appropriate State Licensing Board is required.

o AHA BLS with AED for Healthcare Professionals within 30 days of hire is required.

o National Provider Identifier (NPI) required.

o PL540 (PCC) & PL580 (BNC) ONLY: In compliance with company policy and state regulations, a Department of Human Services (DHS) background check is required for this position.

Experience:

Occasionally a position will require specialized speech/language pathology experience to meet a particular department need.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

Education:

License/Certification:

o Current Speech/Language Pathology licensure through the appropriate State Licensing Board is required.

o AHA BLS with AED for Healthcare Professionals within 30 days of hire is required.

o National Provider Identifier (NPI) required.

o PL540 (PCC) & PL580 (BNC) ONLY: In compliance with company policy and state regulations, a Department of Human Services (DHS) background check is required for this position.

Experience:

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work

environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team

member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our

patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees

create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor,

introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and

updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their

concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision

is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our

award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the

Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of

Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our

many options in Oregon.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

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Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Speech Therapy

Location: Oregon-Mount Angel

Req ID: 294639

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