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Speech Therapist - Home Health

Company: Dignity Health
Location: Santa Maria
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Overview

Marian Regional Medical Center, located in Santa Maria, California, is rated among the top 10% in the nation for cardiac care, and is a designated STEMI Receiving Center (ST Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction) in Santa Barbara County. Santa Barbara County STEMI receiving programs earned the Silver Award from the American Heart Association for excellence in patient care. Marian has achieved prestigious designation as a Primary Stroke Center by the Joint Commission. In addition, Marian has received the Healthgrades Distinguished Hospital Clinical Excellence Award. The medical center's cancer program is distinguished as the only comprehensive Community Cancer Center on the Central Coast. The need to meet the demand for quality, technologically-advanced care for a growing community led Marian to open its doors to a new state-of-the-art, 191-bed facility in the spring of 2012. The new facility houses the largest and most comprehensive perinatology/neonatology program on the Central Coast providing the most compassionate, quality care to the littlest of patients. Marian is a Dignity Health member of the Central Coast, which also includes Arroyo Grande Community Hospital in Arroyo Grande, CA and French Hospital Medical Center in San Luis Obispo, CA, St. John's Regional Medical Center in Oxnard, CA and St. John's Pleasant Valley in Camarillo, CA. Dignity Health of the Central Coast is an integrated network of top quality hospitals, physicians from the most prestigious medical schools, and comprehensive outpatient services including primary care offices, premier ambulatory surgery centers, technologically-advanced laboratories and imaging centers and a full service home health agency; all recognized for quality, safety and service. Each hospital is supported by an active philanthropic Foundation to help meet the growing health care needs of our communities.

Responsibilities

Position Summary:

In keeping with the Dignity Health core values, the Speech Language Pathologist is responsible for providing speech language pathology therapy assessments and treatments to patients in the home setting. Provides training to patients, family members, and caregivers. Participates in orientation of new team members. Interacts with multidisciplinary teams for coordinated patient care. Actively participates departmental meetings and performance improvement activities as requested.

Qualifications

Minimum

  • CT CPRBLS;LIC SLP

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, clearly, concisely, and accurately; possesses good interpersonal skills.

  • Demonstrates basic knowledge of the principles, techniques, and procedures within the scope of their practice as a Speech Therapist

Preferred

  • Two years professional experience as a speech therapist preferred; working with adult and child language and speech disorders and swallowing, preferred.

  • New graduates considered on individual basis.

Keywords: Dignity Health, Santa Maria , Speech Therapist - Home Health, Other , Santa Maria, California

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