Dignity Health Speech Pathologist in GILBERT, Arizona

Overview

Located in the Gilbert, Ariz., suburb of Phoenix, the Mercy Gilbert Medical Center, is a 198-bed, not-for profit hospital with more than 1,300 employees and almost 900 doctors on staff representing all major specialties. In 2014, Phoenix Children’s Hospital launched a 22-bed pediatric unit inside the hospital. Mercy Gilbert opened in 2006 and has been a vital part of the growing community. Today it is the fifth largest employer in Gilbert. During the fiscal year ending June 30, 2016, Mercy Gilbert provided more than $24 million in community benefit. As a result of Dignity Health’s mission to deliver health care and partner with the community, more than 42,000 people in the East Valley were reached through community health services. For more information visit:.

Responsibilities

The Therapist provides patient care, including evaluating the patient for treatment, providing and directing administration of the care plan upon the referral from the physician. Consults with other health care disciplines to coordinate therapeutic programs and discharge planning for individual patients. Instructs patients and caregivers in home program exercises and functional activities. Assists with patient program management, while delivering quality patient services.

Qualifications

Minimum:

  • Internship or rotation in appropriate clinical setting required.

  • Graduate of an accredited Speech/Language Pathology program or related field required.

  • Computer skills required.

  • Arizona License in professional area.

  • American Heart Association BLS required.

  • CT

Preferred:

  • 2 years progressive experience in clinical area, performing patient clinical care preferred.

  • Master's or Doctorate degree in appropriate clinical area preferred.

  • Prior use of electronic health record preferred.

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Job ID 2018-60550

Employment Type Seasonal/Casual/OnCall/Supplemental

Department Acute Inpatient Speech - Language Therapy

Hours / Pay Period .01

Facility Mercy Gilbert Medical Center

Shift Day

Location GILBERT

State/Province AZ

Standard Hours any day 830a-5p

Work Schedule 8 Hour