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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Speech Language Pathologist - Speech Therapy in Santa Rosa, California

Speech Language Pathologist

Location: Santa Rosa, CA

Schedule: Full time - 80 Biweekly Hours

Shift: 8-hour, Days

The practice of speech-language pathology shall include assessment, treatment, planning, implementation, education, communication, and demonstration of techniques addressing speech language, cognitive, and swallowing disorders to meet the needs of patients and their families with supervisory guidance provided as needed. Therapists completing a Clinical Fellowship year will receive supervision in accordance with rules delineated by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

Required qualifications:

  • Master's Degree From an accredited Speech-Language Pathology program.

  • Completion of, or eligibility for, Clinical Fellowship Year.

  • Coursework/Training Speech-Language Pathology Area of Specialization - Completion of competencies for:

  • Therapeutic feedings,

  • Patient transfers, and

  • Assistance with Modified Barium Swallow studies.

  • California license in Speech-Language Pathology.

  • Certification of Clinical Competence, Or eligible for certification and membership in the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

  • CPR Certification.

    Preferred qualifications:

  • Coursework/Training - Educated or trained in dysphagia assessment and management.

  • 1 year Acute care or inpatient rehabilitation experience.

    Our best-in-class benefits (https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/) are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally, and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission (https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/mission-core-values/) of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities.

    Providence St. Joseph Health (Providence) has worked for decades to improve health and quality of life in California's North Bay region, starting in Sonoma County, where the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange opened the doors of Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital in 1950. Today, we continue the mission begun by the Sisters to those we serve through an integrated spectrum of primary, urgent, acute, outpatient, palliative care and regional referral services. Sonoma County facilities aligned with Providence include the 278-bed Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, the region's only Level II trauma center. In addition, the 80-bed Petaluma Valley Hospital and 43-bed Healdsburg Hospital are secular (non-religious) affiliates of Providence. Our services also encompass three Urgent Care centers, Hospice of Petaluma, Memorial Hospice and North County Hospice, the Annadel Medical Group doing business as St. Joseph Health Medical Group, as well as the St. Joseph Home Care Network (post-acute care services). We act as a regional referral hub for outlying hospitals, while also providing outpatient behavioral health care, education to promote health and prevent chronic disease, rehabilitation, oral health care, community benefit programs, and more, all fostering health and quality of life throughout the area. Providence provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Providence complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Positions specified as "on call/per diem" refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis" to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: Sonoma County Entities

Category: Speech Therapy

Req ID: R359216