Speech Language Pathologist (Multiple Shifts and Locations) Job at Henry Ford Health
Detroit, Michigan 48201

Job Description

Posted Date

09 May, 2012

Speech Language Pathologist (Multiple Shifts and Locations)

Requisition #: 64643
Status: Full-Time with Full-Time Benefits (40 Hours)
Business Unit: HF Hospital & Support Group
Shift: Days
SPEECH PATHOLOGY
Weekends: Yes

Job Family: Rehabilitation Therapy
Job Function: Allied

Campus/Job Location: Henry Ford Hospital Detroit Campus
Location (State/City): US-MI-Detroit

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Overview

Our health system thrives on teamwork, and we know our employees achieve the greatest results when they are working together for a common goal - to provide care for our patients. If you enjoy working in a collaborative environment then we have a job for you!

Henry Ford Health System is one of the country's largest health care systems and a national leader in clinical care, research and education. Our system includes the 1,200-member Henry Ford Medical Group, six hospitals, Health Alliance Plan, 32 primary care centers and many other health-related entities throughout Southeast Michigan. Founded in 1915 by auto pioneer Henry Ford, we continue to be committed to improving the health and well-being of a diverse Michigan community. In 2009 alone, Henry Ford Health System provided more than $173 million in uncompensated care. Henry Ford also is a major economic driver in Michigan and employs more than 23,000. Our health system is led by CEO Nancy Schlichting.

Responsibilities

Speech-Language Pathologists (SLP) with certification by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) provide clinical services to individuals with adult and pediatric speech, language, cognitive, voice and swallowing disorders. Services include diagnosis, evaluation, therapy, treatment and follow-up. All clinical fellows in Speech-Language Pathology are supervised by ASHA certified SLP's.

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Master's Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from an accredited graduate program

Minimum of one year of experience in a clinical setting is required

Certificate of clinical competence in speech language pathology and knowledge of normal communication processes, development and disorders to evaluate client and implement approved treatment techniques

LICENSURES AND CERTIFICATION:

The State of Michigan does not require a license; however successful completion of the National Examination is required in order to obtain the Certificate of Clinical Competence by ASHA

Equal Employment Opportunity

Henry Ford Health System is committed to the hiring, advancement and fair treatment of all individuals without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, religion, weight/height, marital status, familial status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Henry Ford Health

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