Speech Therapist (PRN) in Athens, TN at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 1/1/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Athens, TN
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/1/2022

Job Description

Starr Regional Medical Center

Speech Therapist – Rehabilitation Services - PRN – position available.

Core competencies for the position include, but are not limited to the following:

  • 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.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Master’s of degree in Speech Language Pathology is required.
  • Current Speech-language Pathology License in State of Tennessee is required.
  • BLS through American Heart Association or American Red Cross is required at the time of hire.
  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervisor

LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.