Ascension Health Speech Pathologist II Hourly / St. John Medical Center / FT Days / 80 Hours Bi-Weekly in Tulsa, Oklahoma
Additional Job Information
Title: Speech Pathologist II Hourly
City, State: Tulsa,OK
Location: St. John Medical Center
Department: Speech Therapy 001
Additional Job Details: FT Days, 80 Hours Bi-Weekly
St. John Health System is a fully-integrated healthcare system, serving more than 3,500 patients every day, encompassing eight hospitals in northeastern Oklahoma and southern Kansas. The health system also includes primary and specialty physician clinics, outpatient treatment centers, urgent care facilities and a regional medical laboratory. St. John Health System is part of Ascension Health, the nation's largest not-for-profit Catholic health system. Our promise of medical excellence and compassionate care is at the center of our Catholic mission as we serve the sick and needy in our communities. The mission of St. John Health System is to continue the healing ministry of Jesus Christ by providing high quality healthcare. Our Core Values are Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity and Dedication. These values are expressed every day in our actions with patients, families and co-workers.
The Speech Pathologist II Hourly evaluates and treats patients requiring speech-language therapy.
Performs therapy interventions utilizing standard therapy techniques and skills as appropriate for the condition of the patient.
Educates and counsels patient and family regarding treatment plans.
Maintains clinical records and follows performance improvement recommendations.
Plans and/or assists with patient discharge from speech therapy services. Provides information regarding appropriate support programs.
Confers with referring and consulting physicians, nursing personnel and other health professionals regarding patient's progress, status and ongoing recommendations.
Assigns patients to appropriate therapy assistants, assumes responsibility and supervision of these patients, discusses evaluations, assessment, treatments and progress of patients. Re-evaluates and assists in discharge planning as needed. Assists the appropriate therapy assistant in identifying new problems, setting new goals, making treatment changes, and in discharge planning as needed. Countersigns appropriate therapy assistant's progress notes (if new problems, goals and/or treatment changes are made) and discharge summaries.
Thoroughly documents all aspects of therapy care, including initial examination, evaluation, plan of care, treatment, response to treatment, discharge planning, family conferences and communication with others involved in delivery of patient care.
Responsibilities may vary over time. Required to perform other duties as required for the efficiency and effectiveness of the department and job role.
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Licensed Speech-Language Pathologist obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Education & Experience:
Graduation from an accredited Master's degree program of Speech-Language Pathology or Communication Sciences
Minimum of 24 months of clinical experience.
How To Apply
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In addition, you may apply via one of our Employment Kiosks in the following locations:
In Human Resources located at 1802 E. 19th St., Tulsa, OK 74104.
For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension Candidate Care at 1-855-778-6037.
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