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Providence Speech Language Pathologist in Centralia, Washington


Providence is calling a Speech Language Pathologist (0.8 FTE/32 hours per week, Day Shift) to work in Speech Therapy at Providence Centralia Hospital in Centralia, WA.

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The Speech Language Pathologist provides diagnostic and therapeutic treatment to patients who exhibit speech language or swallowing disorders and are inpatients or outpatients of Providence Centralia Hospital or are seen through contractual speech/language services. Education of staff, patients and family is emphasized relative to diagnosed speech language or swallowing disorder.

In this position you will:

  • Provide initial patient evaluation in accordance to physician request in order to initiate appropriate treatment, which is reasonable in the terms of accepted practice and necessary to recovery of function.

  • Establish treatment goals and plan of care based on assessment and test results. Plan based on assessed data.

  • Provide therapy treatment to restore function, relieve pain, and prevent disability.

  • Re-Evaluation of patient and adjustments in treatment plan is based on acceptable practices.

  • The ability to instruct the patient to achieve maximum compliance with treatment and results in a minimal amount of time or provide education to patients and their families to achieve maximal results:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Master's Degree - A graduate of a program approved by the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA)

  • WA State Speech-Language Pathologist License

  • American Speech-Language Hearing Association certification

  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (AHA BLS)

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Centralia Hospital in Centralia, Washington is a 127-bed, not-for-profit hospital providing emergency, diagnostic, cancer, birthing and surgical services. It consistently receives high scores on accreditation surveys by the Joint Commission, the Washington Department of Health and the Washington Department of Social and Health Services.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: P361491
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Rehabilitation
Job Function: Clinical Care
Job Schedule: Part time
Job Shift: Day
Career Track: Clinical Professional
Address: WA Centralia 914 S Scheuber Rd

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.