Speech | Language Pathologist - Float


Ascension

2019-05-01 04:33:02

Job location Brookfield, Wisconsin, United States

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: Healthcare & Medical

Job description

We Are Hiring

Speech & Language Pathologist - Rehab Services General 003 - Part-Time Days - WF - Elmbrook Memorial Campus - Brookfield, WI

Why Join Ascension?

In Wisconsin, Ascension operates 24 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ more than 23,500 associates. Across the state, Ascension provided more than $230 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2016. Serving Wisconsin for 169 years, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world's largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care - including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities - in 24 states and the District of Columbia. Visit We're looking for talented associates to join us as we continue advancing healthcare across Wisconsin.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Wheaton Franciscan-WI, you will have the opportunity to evaluate and treat patients requiring speech-language therapy.

Location: This position is shared/float position between St Joseph, Elmbrook, St Francis and Franklin Hosptials and and covers acute care, rehab and outpatient levels of care.

Work Schedule: Most shifts are 8-430 but hours are flexible. Days worked each week are typically assigned ahead of time and are flexible, as well.
Some weekends are required and one holiday/year.
Hours beyond 24/week may be available if desired.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs therapy interventions utilizing standard therapy techniques and skills as appropriate for the condition of the patient.
  • Educates and counsels patient and family regarding treatment plans.
  • Maintains clinical records and follows performance improvement recommendations.
  • Plans and/or assists with patient discharge from speech therapy services. Provides information regarding appropriate support programs.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
    • Speech-Language Pathologist credentialed from the Wisconsin Hearing and Speech Examining Board obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma
    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required

Work Experience:

  • None required. Two years acute experience preferred

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Wisconsin is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.

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