We are seeking an experienced Acute Care Speech Pathologist to join our Loudoun Hospitall Rehab team in a PRN weekday capacity!!
The Speech Pathologist should be comfortable with treatment of adults with swallow, language and cognition deficits in the hospital setting.
The Speech Pathologist is responsible for handling the following:
perform select evaluation and treatment methods appropriate to the diagnosis, age group and patients physical and emotional status and formulates appropriate treatment plans.
demonstrates essential skill competencies in the use of treatment modalities, equipment and protocols.
Performs re-evaluations according to department guidelines, adjusting the treatment plan
Adheres to department policy regarding timeframe, form and content of written evaluations, progress notes and discharge summaries.
Communicates effectively with patients, family, medical staff, care team members, students, supervisors and outside contacts.
Completes all administrative tasks and other responsibilities in support of the operating unit.
Working with the adult population treating speech, language and swallowing difficulties.
******This position cannot support a CFY candidate******
*****Acute Care Adult Speech Language Pathologist with ability to treat patients admitted to the acute care hospital- will include a minimum two weekends/month and one holidays a year. Looking for assistance with coverage of vacation and high hospital census.
Requirement of two weekends a month and one holiday a year.
Internal Number: 40189BR
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