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Speech Language Pathologist (P/T)

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Hondo, TX, United States

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Description

SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Part-time

**THIS POSITION IS LOCATED IN HONDO, TX**

Medina Healthcare System includes Medina Regional Hospital in Hondo, TX and five clinics.

 

Medina Healthcare System has earned a 5-star rating in the most recently released data that will soon post on the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) Hospital Compare website. The HCAHPS (Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems) star ratings provide a snapshot of various patient experience and quality measures across the United States.

This 5-star rating reflects the inpatient experience at Medina Regional Hospital and ranks in the top 5% of hospitals in the United States. Through a survey conducted by a third party vendor, discharged patients are asked a series of questions related to their hospital stay. Questions focus on key elements of a patient’s stay such as how well nurses and doctors communicate, staff responsiveness, pain management, hospital cleanliness, and the overall hospital rating. With 264 hospitals in Texas, only 24 received a 5-star rating in this category, a testament to the high quality and personalized care provided at Medina Regional Hospital.

“We value our patients and do everything we can to make their hospital stay as comfortable and pleasant as possible,” said CEO Janice Simons. “While no one wants to be sick or be hospitalized, patient are treated with compassion, quality, and safety in mind. We understand that our patients have a choice where they receive healthcare, so we want to provide the experience they deserve. Medina Healthcare System’s patient satisfaction scores reflect how well our team lives the Medina Healthcare System’s mission of Providing Quality Care Close to Home.

We offer you a generous benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental, disability and life insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Discount Program
  • 401k Matching
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Student Loan Repayment Program


Summary:


Specializes in diagnosis and treatment of speech and language problems, and engages in scientific study of human communication by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
-Diagnoses and evaluates speech and language skills as related to educational, medical, social, and psychological factors.
-Plans, directs, or conducts rehabilitative treatment programs to restore communicative efficiency of individuals with communication problems of organic and non-organic etiology.
-Provides counseling and guidance and language development therapy to disabled individuals.
-Reviews individual file to obtain background information prior to evaluation to determine appropriate tests and to ensure that adequate information is available.
-Administers, scores, and interprets specialized hearing and speech tests.
-Develops and implements individualized plans for assigned clients to meet individual needs, interests, and abilities.
-Evaluates and monitors individuals.
-Reviews treatment plans, and assesses individual performance to modify, change, or write new programs.
-Maintains records as required by law, establishment's policy, and administrative regulations.
-Attends meetings and conferences and participates in other activities to promote professional growth.
-Instructs individuals to monitor their own speech and provides ways to practice new skills.
-Acts as consultant to educational, medical, and other professional groups.
-Conducts research to develop diagnostic and remedial techniques.
-Serves as consultant to classroom teachers to incorporate speech and language development activities into daily schedule.
-Teaches manual sign language to student incapable of speaking.


Qualifications

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience:
Fifth year college or university program certificate; or two to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Current license from the State Board of Examiners for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, BLS Required within 30 days of hire.



We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Medina Healthcare System is a drug-free and tobacco-free employer with smoke free campuses. This job description is intended to provide only basic guidelines for meeting job requirements. Responsibilities, knowledge, skills, abilities and working conditions may change as needs evolve.


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Facility: Medina Regional Hospital
Job ID: 08164-MEDINA20MTH
Category: Therapy and Rehabilitation
Contract: Part-time
Shift: Days (rotating weekends)
Job Class: Regular

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