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SPEECH PATHOLOGIST/THERAPIST - PRN - (121523)

Universal Health Services
Austin, TX 78701
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  • Job Code
    121523
  • Jobs Rated
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Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nations largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion

Texas NeuroRehab Center (TNC) provides complex medical and brain injury rehab, chemical dependency treatment for adults and neuropsychiatric treatment for youth. The capabilities of the facility as a whole allow for integrated and specialized care for children, adolescents and adults facing difficult challenges.

Texas NeuroRehab Center is currently accepting applications for aSpeech Pathologist - PRN.The candidate selected will be expected to provide Speech/Language/Cognitive and Dysphagia services. The candidate selected will be responsible for the following:

  • Comply with all Administrative, Clinical, and Human Resources policies and procedures.
  • Must actively support the mission, philosophy, and goals for the hospital.
  • Must be able to communicate with sensitivity to growth, development, and cultural issues.
  • Provide individual and group therapy to patients and Dysphagia consultation and family education related to specific treatment
  • Provide Speech/Language/Cognitive and Dysphagia evaluations of patients.
  • Supervise Speech/Language Assistants as assigned.
  • Document all clinical services provided.
  • Other duties as assigned
Job Requirements

The following are the job requirements for the Speech Pathologist - PRN position:

Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities: Knowledge of child, adolescent, and adult speech, language, cognitive, swallowing disorders, and treatment strategies associated with traumatic brain injuries, neuropsychiatric and other neurological disorders.

Education: MS, MA, M.Ed., or Ph.D. in Speech Language/Pathology

Licensure/Certification: Certificate of Clinical Competence by the American Speech and Hearing Association. Licensed by the Texas State Board of Examiners for Speech/Language Pathology and Audiology

Experience: Completion of Clinical Fellowship Year.

Physical/General Requirements: Able to lift 25 pounds with occasional lifting and carrying of objects weighing up to 50 pounds.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

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Posted: 2020-01-28 Expires: 2020-04-02

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