Requisition ID: 44225
Location: Presence Res Life Center
7370 West Talcott, Chicago, IL 60631 United States (US)
Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 0
Employment Status: PRN / Registry
Employment Type: Regular
The Speech Language Pathologist I identifies the speech, language or motor/swallowing disorder of the assigned patients, and assures this data is communicated and reported. Completes patient initial assessment and other appropriate evaluations accurately and thoroughly while being audited by random observation or performance improvement monitoring. Evaluates and treats patients using the principles and practices of speech-language pathology and in accordance with the patient's age, developmental level and diagnosis. Collaborates with the interdisciplinary team. Patient and family education is an integral part of the service offered.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
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
Master's degree in Speech Language Pathology from an accredited institution required.
Experience as speech therapist in health care setting preferred.
Proficient in Microsoft Office software (Word).
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Certification of Clinical Competence from ASHA, or eligibility for certification required.
Current Illinois license or eligibility for licensure required. CPR Certification required.
Business Unit: PLC Senior Services
Department Name: Rehabilitation RLC