Conducts comprehensive speech/language and/or swallowing diagnostics at an advanced level and determines intervention programming to facilitate diagnosis and treatment of inpatients and outpatients with speech, language, voice, and/or swallowing disorders to optimal level of functioning. Provides supervision to graduate student clinicians and clinical fellowship year clinicians.
Required: Masters Degree
Required: 3-5 years of previous job-related experience
Required: CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation),Licensed/Certificate of Clinical Competency in Speech Language Pathology (SLP/CCC)
Position Responsibilities: PATIENT ASSESSMENT/TREATMENT: Evaluates and treats pediatric to adult patients who exhibit communication and/or swallowing disorders to improve patients status/level of function using basic and advanced techniques. CLINICAL INSTRUCTION: Supervises Clinical fellowship year clinicians and SLP graduate students by providing clinical experiences for affiliated schools. COMMUNICATION: Exhibits effective patient management skills to enhance comprehensive patient care and continuity of care. PROGRAM & STAFF DEVELOPMENT: Supervises and delegates appropriate patient care responsibilities to Rehab Technicians in adherence with SLP Practice Act to ensure desired outcomes and patient safety. DOCUMENTATION: Performs required documentation for evaluation and treatment findings and communicates this in a competent, complete, accurate, clear, concise and timely manner to meet patient and/or family needs, legal and regulatory requirements. SERVICE EXCELLENCE: Assures customer satisfaction by exhibiting service excellence skills.
Loyola University Health System - 20 months ago