Sutter Health Speech Pathologist - Acute Rehab - Per Diem in Oakland, California
Position Summary: The Speech Therapist provides diagnostic, therapeutic, and communication counseling services for individuals with all types of communicative disorders. Functions as a member of the Rehabilitation team. In addition to the minimum qualifications and essential job functions, each employee shall meet established age and skill specific competencies.
About the Alta Bates Summit Center Acute Rehabilitation Center: Our state-of-the art acute inpatient rehabilitation center specializes in treating stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury, neurological disorders, complex orthopedic conditions and multiple traumas. We offer an intensive, structured and interdisciplinary team approach that incorporates physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, recreation therapy, neuropsychology and social work. Our program, accredited by The Joint Commission and the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), includes a 58-bed inpatient unit with 24-hour acute rehabilitation registered nursing care under the direction of skilled rehabilitation physicians. All patients in our 58-bed unit participate in therapy for a minimum of three hours each day, at least five days per week, depending on their individual goals
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Experience: Clinical practicum and clinical fellowship year must demonstrate knowledge and experience with a variety patient neurogenic disorders.
Education, Licensures and Certifications:
Master's degree in Speech Pathology required
Licensed Speech Pathologist - SP-L required
Basic Life Support Certification - HealthCare Provider - BLS-HCP required
Completion of Clinical Fellowship Year (9 months paid professional experience preferred)
Clinical practicum and clinical fellowship year must demonstrate knowledge and experience with a variety of pediatric and/or adult neurogenic disorders required
Outpatient or inpatient experience in the department's specialty preferred.
Organization: Alta Bates Summit Medical Center
Employee Status: Regular
Employee Referral Bonus: No
Position Status: Non-Exempt
Job Shift: Day
Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift
Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days
Weekend Requirements: Saturday
Schedule: Per Diem
Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: Per Diem
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.