Speech Therapist PRN in Hickory, NC at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 1/1/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Frye Regional Medical Center

Evaluates and treats patient populations for swallowing, speech-language and therapy needs.

Responsibilities:

Performs and documents initial and ongoing assessments of patient's condition.

Designs and implements a plan of care which is appropriate to problems identified and involves the patient and family.

Educates and counsels patients and families regarding treatment plans and progress.

Plans and/or assists with patient discharge from therapy services.

Supervises activities of clinical fellows, students, and other support personnel.

Accurately documents daily charges.

Job Requirements

Education/Certifications/Licenses
Master's degree required

Basic Life Support (BLS) required

NC License issued by the NC Board of Examiners for SLPs and Audiologists.
Current ASHA certification

Required Skills
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.


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