CHI Franciscan Rehabilitation Hospital 60-bed inpatient Rehab hospital to serve patients recovering from strokes, brain and spinal-cord injuries, amputations, complex orthopedic injuries, and other conditions. The hospital is a joint venture partnership between CHI Franciscan Health and Kindred Healthcare and located in Tacoma, Washington.
As an Speech & Language Pathologist your responsibilities will include:
Direct application of speech / language pathology treatment modalities
Evaluating, planning, directing and treating patients referred for speech / language treatment
Participating in interdisciplinary activities such as performance improvement projects, infection control and safety programs, team meetings and conferences, etc.
Providing instruction and education to patients' family members and other caregivers as well as to other members of the inter-disciplinary team
Documenting patient care in accordance with hospital, regulatory, licensing, payer and accrediting requirements
The goal of our team is to focus on each patient as an individual to ensure that we are meeting their clinical needs and creating a fun and dynamic healing environment. Each employee's dedication is essential to meet and exceed the needs of each patient, resident and family we serve.
As a Speech and Language Pathologist you will need to have:
Current Washington State Licensure as a Speech and Language Pathologist
Master's Degree from an accredited speech and language pathology program
Minimum of six months speech and language pathology experience preferred - Past Clinical Fellowship
Current Basic Life Support (CPR) certification
Strong organizational, teamwork and communication skills
Job : Occupational Therapist Primary Location : WA-Tacoma-Franciscan Specialty Care Organization : 3843 - Franciscan Specialty Care Shift : Day