Speech Therapist PRN Job at Texas Health
Denton, Texas 76201

Job Description

Posted Date

09 May, 2012

Speech Therapist PRN

Location
Texas Health Denton

Job ID: 40883
Department:
Speech Therapy

Area of Interest:
Speech Therapy

Job Type:
PRN

Shift:
1st

Relocation Provided:
No

Travel Required:
No

Specialty
NN

Job Function
RHB

Qualifications:/Duties
Qualifications
Minimum Requirements:
Master's Degree in Speech Language Pathology
Must possess Texas Speech Pathology License
Have Certification of Clinical Competence from American Speech Language Hearing Association
BCLS upon hire or must certify within 30 days hire
Must be able to perform modified barium swallow studies and utilize computer documentation.

Preferred Requirements:
Good verbal and written communication skills in English
Problem solving ability
Ability to teach others
Good time management
Good interpersonal and customer service skills

Work Area Information: Evaluation and treatment of patients in acute care and outpatient speech therapy setting

Work Hours/Schedule: PRN (As Needed), hours are flexible and may vary depending on patient need rotating weekends and holidays

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:
-Perform modified barium swallow studies.
-Obtain/verify physician order for therapy and validate for appropriateness.
-Review available medical records and obtain pertinent medical history from patient or family.
-Ensure that patient has given informed consent to treatment.
-Evaluate each patient using age and diagnosis appropriate assessment tests and measurements.
-Integrate assessment results to identify functional problems and prioritize care needs with patient and family.



Texas Health Resources is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity at all levels of our organization. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

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