Travel Speech Language Pathologist

Location
Modesto, California
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 14, 2019
Closes
Jun 20, 2019
Specialty
Other, Traveling Nurse
Contract Type
Travel
Hours
Full Time
MedPro Healthcare Staffing, a Joint Commission-certified staffing agency, is seeking a quality Speech Language Pathologist for an assignment with one of our top healthcare clients.

Benefits of being a MedPro Employee
  • The MedPro Experience program – we embrace and celebrate all our healthcare professionals!
  • Immediate access to the industry's best recruiters and healthcare facilities
  • Flexible scheduling around your needs
  • Private housing or housing allowance
  • Group Health insurance benefits from Aetna
  • Company-paid life and disability insurance
  • Full travel reimbursement
  • Licensure assistance and reimbursement
  • Matching 401(k)
  • Refferal Bonus

Duties & Responsibilities
The Speech Language Pathologist / SLP is responsible for the assessment of referred patients that require treatment for speech, hearing and or language deficits. The Speech Language Pathologist / SLP will teach patients how to make sounds, improve their voices, or increase their oral or written language skills to communicate more effectively. Also, the Speech Language Pathologist / SLP will teach individuals how to strengthen muscles or use compensatory strategies to swallow without choking or inhaling food or liquid.

Requirements:
  • Current state license as a Speech Language Pathologist / SLP or proactively in the process of the application process for current state licensure as a Speech Language Pathologist / SLP.
  • Current CPR certification.
  • Provide skilled speech therapy services / interventions in accordance with physician orders.
  • Assesses patient needs, plans for, evaluates and modifies care to meet goals of speech therapy interventions.
  • Set realistic and achievable goals for patients to develop, or recover, reliable communication and swallowing skills so that the patient can fulfill their educational, vocational and social roles.
  • Must have CCC's.

MedPro Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer that maintains a policy of non-discrimination with respect to all employees and applicants for employment. Employment decisions, subject to the legitimate business requirements of MedPro or its clients, are based solely on the individual’s qualifications, merit and performance without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, disability, marital status or veteran status.

Key Words: SLP, Speech, Pathologist, Therapy

nursingcandidates@medprostaffing.com

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