Licensed speech-language pathologist provides evaluation and direct patient care for those individuals referred by their physicians requiring speech therapy services, whether on an inpatient or outpatient basis. Establishes the plan of care and goals of their patientï¿½s rehabilitative care.Therapist must be skilled in the use of equipment utilized in patient care, provide test interpretation and provide timely and accurate patient evaluation and treatment documentation and correspond regularly with attending physicians.The therapist utilizes knowledge of age appropriate guidelines to provide care for the pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patient.Provides in-service for other staff members.
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.
ï¿½Graduate of an accredited school of Speech Therapy with a Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology.
ï¿½New graduates accepted, but require at least one year professional experience prior to acting as clinical supervisor for interning ST students.
ï¿½Current license to practice Speech-language pathology in the state of South Carolina is required.
ï¿½Holds the Certificate of Clinical Competence from ASHA or is in the CFY process.
ï¿½BLS Certification required.
Work is performed in an office and clinical environment including inpatient and outpatient settings.
Job: Speech Therapy
Primary Location: Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Facility: East Cooper Medical Center
Job Type: PT1
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905028519
About East Cooper Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.