Providence Health & Services Speech Therapist in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) (Speech Therapy Dept, Day Shift, On-call/Supplemental) to Providence Mount St. Vincent in Seattle, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • In accordance with physician request, provide initial evaluation and recommend appropriate treatment plan.

  • Partner with fellow care providers to provide therapy for the recovery or improvement of patient’s speech or swallowing function.

  • Provide education to patient and family regarding the therapy and maintenance of the speech or swallowing disorder.

  • Utilize software systems for the maintenance of patient records and communication with team members.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Master's Degree in Speech Pathology

  • Current Speech Therapy licensure in Washington State

  • Current American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA) certification

  • Valid Food Handler's Permit within 30 days of employment

  • One year experience in a rehab, acute, or long term care setting

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Experience with clinical responsibilities in a hospital, clinic, home health or skilled nursing facility or other related medical field

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Mount St. Vincent is a vibrant, elegant and innovative living care community for primarily older adults that celebrates life, living and individual capability. We are West Seattle's largest employer with nearly 500 employees representing more than 27 countries of origin. "The Mount" is home to more than 400 people who need some type of assistance with daily living or are in need of 24-hour care. Programs offered include assisted living apartments, skilled nursing in specially designed neighborhoods, short-stay sub-acute care, an adult day program and the Intergenerational Learning Center for child care of infants and preschool age children.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Speech Therapy

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 145028