St. Joseph Health Speech/Lang Pathologist (PEDIATRIC EXPERIENCE A MUST) - Full Time, Days - SIGN ON BONUS ELIGIBLE in Apple Valley, California
At St. Mary Medical Center providing compassionate care to patients and their families is a sacred responsibility. That is why we seek those who share our passion for treating the whole person – body, mind and spirit. JOB SUMMARY: Evaluates, plans, directs and administers medically prescribed speech/language pathology programs in the hospital to restore function and prevent disability following disease or injury. Assists patient to reach his/her maximum performance and assume a place in society while learning to live within the limits of his/her capabilities. Performs administrative duties and participates in department Performance Improvement, Infection Control, Safety and Education programs. The Staff Speech and Language Therapist may be assigned to orient staff and students and to assume the duties and responsibilities of the supervisor in the absence of that individual.
Education: Graduate of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board training program Experience: Experience in acute care, outpatient, adult and/or pediatrics preferred Training: None required License / Certification: Current California Speech-Language Pathology LicenseBCLS from Healthcare Provider.California Children’s Services (CCS) paneled preferred WHY CHOOSE US?
In addition to being and awarded Top Work Places, St. Mary Medical Center offers generous medical, dental, and vision premiums for caregivers and their eligible dependents.
Health: Medical - Cigna HMO and POS plans, Dental - Delta Care DHMO and Delta Dental PPO plans, Employee Assistance Program
Wellness: Retirement – 401(K), Paid-Time Off - Based on employment status of FT, PT, PD and years of service, Employee Life insurance with optional family coverage, Flexible Spending Accounts, optional Pre-Paid Legal Plan
Professional Advancement: Individual career development plans, ongoing education, tuition reimbursement, motivating managers
Established in 1956, St. Joseph Health, St. Mary, is a 206-bed acute care facility celebrating more than 55 years of healing in the High Desert. St. Mary is home to the High Desert's only comprehensive cardiovascular surgery program. St. Mary is also home to a da Vinci Surgery System, making the Medical Center the first provider of robotic surgery in the High Desert. St. Mary Medical Center's dedication to serving the Victor Valley has remained intrinsic to its core values of Hospitality, Dignity, Justice, Service, and Excellence. The Medical Center is fully accredited by the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP).