Sanford Health Speech Therapist - Speech Pathology in Fargo, North Dakota

Job Title: Speech Therapist | Speech Pathology | Fargo

City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Department : Speech Pathology

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Administers speech and language evaluations, tests or examinations to diagnose and plan treatments for patients with various speech problems and swallowing disorders. Assesses patients with various speech or language problems and develops individualized treatment plans based on clinical diagnoses. Provides speech and language services to patients; monitors disease progression and adjusts treatments accordingly. Instructs patients in practicing speech and language therapeutic exercises; provides consultation for patients working through speech and language treatment processes. Ensures all speech and language related standards, policies, protocols and quality requirements are met.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

Acute Care Speech Pathologist

Full time, days with occasional weekends

QUALIFICATIONS

Requires current licensure as a Speech Pathologist in state(s) of practice and/or possess multi-state licensure privileges as required by position. Must have certification of clinical competence in Speech/Language Pathology from ASHA. If incumbent does not have the certificate upon hire, the incumbent must complete the certification process within 18 months of hire. Must possess a Masters Degree in Speech/Language Pathology from an ASHA accredited university program. Must have thorough knowledge of speech language disorders/disabilities, neuroanatomy and physiology, neurological sequelae following brain injury, videofluoroscopy testing, and pediatric speech and language development.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Job Function: Clinical Care

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req9511