SCL Health Speech Language Pathologist - SLP - Inpatient - PRN in Butte, Montana
You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Speech and Language Pathologist.
You know when to move quickly. When to sit quietly. When to laugh loudly.
Youre great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.
St. James Healthcare is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 98-bed hospital is the only full-service acute care facility in Butte, and were the largest hospital serving a seven-county area. Our mission is to bring health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other.
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
Together well align mission and careers, values and workplace. Well honor each others dignity and surpass the standards we set. Well encourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity.
Well laugh at each others jokes (even the bad ones). Well hello and high five. Well celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing.
Were proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.
As an SLP you need to know how to:
Assess, test, diagnose, and administer interventions for patients with speech, swallowing and hearing disorders.
Perform evaluations with special attention to receptive and expressive language skills, speech fluency, vocal and oral motor competence, articulation and auditory skills, oral/motor skills, and dysphagia/swallowing/feeding disorders.
Develop appointment schedules which are calculated to have the maximum feasible therapeutic impact on the patient.
Attend to specific patient variables, such as motivation, stamina, etc., in planning treatment programs.
Maintain active and supportive communication with patients, family, caregivers, as well as healthcare team concerned regarding progress, problems, home programs, and other issues related to the therapeutic process.
Keep all appropriate records, documenting care and treatment plans.
Maintain equipment and supplies used or consumed as part of a therapeutic process.
Attend patient care staffing conferences, and other related meetings which pertain to the communication skills of specific patients as needed.
Perform internal and external public education functions, which may include periodic in-service presentations.
Demonstrate behaviors consistent with organizational mission and goals.
Follow all applicable hospital policies and procedures.
Now that you know more about being an SLP on our team we hope youll join us. At SCL Health youll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
Our facilities do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs, services or activities, or on the basis of sex (gender) in health programs and activities
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