Littleton Adventist Hospital is a 231-bed, full-service medical center that has provided compassionate health care and quality treatment for more than 20 years. Our medical teams specialize in cardiology, orthopedics, neurology, cancer care, stroke care, imaging services, as well as women’s and children’s services. The hospital is home to a Level III B NICU, a Level II Trauma Center and a nationally accredited breast center. Located in the Denver/Aurora suburb of Littleton, CO, the area is a great place to live and work with residential neighborhoods, plentiful shopping, exceptional dining, the charm of old town Littleton, and abundant outdoor space with trails, nature centers and golf courses throughout. The hospital’s culture is one of shared governance, development opportunities, community service and support for one another. Our many awards include Best Regional Hospital for Urology Care – U.S. News and World Report 2012-2013, Healthgrades recognition for specialty Coronary Care (2012), national certification by the Joint Commission for Acute Coronary Care, and more. For more information about Littleton Adventist Hospital, visit http://www.mylittletonhospital.org.
Job Description/Job Posting ID: 52766
Recruiter Contact: Tami Hewitt (TameraHewitt@Centura.org)
Clinic/Department: LAH INPATIENT REHAB THERAPY
Hospital: LITTLETON ADVENTIST HOSPITAL
Schedule: This is a Per Requested Need (PRN) or ‘as needed’ position and there are not a guaranteed number of hours offered each week. This position is not benefits eligible.
Shift: Days. Variable as needed will include 2 weekend days per month, 1 winter and 1 summer holiday.
Responsible for a continuum of services providing care to patients with neurological, swallowing, speech-language, cognitive, pragmatic, voice and other cognitive related disorders requiring intervention by a Speech-Language Pathologist through an interdisciplinary approach. Utilizes rehab process to promote and restore optimal health to well-being of the patient. Assumes personal accountability for organizational mission and core values.
Minimum Education Requirements
Master's degree in speech-language therapy with a Certificate of Clinical Competence
Minimum Experience Requirements
Two years of work experience providing direct patient care in an inpatient or outpatient setting preferred
Prior use of electronic medical records (EMR), preferred
Current Certificate of Clinical Competency from the American-Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Current Speech Language Pathologist Certification with the State of Colorado
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) from American Heart Association
MBS experience preferred
Vital Stim certified preferred
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.