Aug 02, 2021

Speech Language Pathologist

  • St. Joseph Health & Covenant Health
  • Apple Valley, CA, USA
Speech Therapy

Job Description

We are looking for a Speech Language Pathologist at St. Mary Medical Center.

Location: Apple Valley, CA

Schedule: On Call/ Per Diem

Shift: 8 Hour Day Shift

Job Summary:

Evaluates, plans, directs and administers medically prescribed speech/language pathology programs in the hospital to restore function and prevent disability following disease or injury. Develops an accurate individualized plan of care. Adapts conventional therapeutic techniques to meet the needs of patients unable to comprehend verbal commands or voluntarily carry out a regime of therapeutic exercises.

Position Requirements:

Education: Master’s Degree in Audiology or Speech Services/Pathology

License / Certification: California Speech Pathology license

St. Mary Medical Center (SMMC) is an acute care hospital with 213 beds and over 1,750 employees making it one of the region's largest employers serving communities of the High Desert. The facility was constructed in 1956 and joined the St. Joseph Health System in 1992.This facility has the only Neonatal Care Unit in the High Desert Accredited by California Children Services and has been granted approval as a Special Hospital with the California Children's Services Community Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. St. Mary was accredited as a primary Stroke Receiving Center in 2018, the only stroke-receiving center in the High Desert.The Services and Clinical Specialties offered at this Hospital are Diabetes Education, Emergency Services, Heart and Vascular Services, Imaging Services, Rehabilitation Services, Respiratory Services, Robotic Surgery Services, Surgical Services, Women & Children's Services and Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine.

Company: St. Mary Medical Center

Category: Speech Therapy

Req ID: R321699