Speech Language Pathologists / SLP PRN
Location:
Denton , Texas
Posted:
December 14, 2017
Reference:
06251-94703
Speech Therapist
PRN (As Needed) - Weekend Rotations and Vacation Coverage

Position Summary:
It is the responsibility of each employee to maximize the resources of the hospital. As a member of the Medical City Denton team, the employee makes a significant contribution to the public's perception of the hospital. The employee performs all services as they may relate to patient care/treatment with consideration for the age/condition of the patient. The employee performs additional task/activities as assigned.
Qualifications:
Education:
Masters Degree

Licensure/certification/registration:
Texas SLP license
ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC-SLP)
Vital Stim Certification
BLS

Experience:
Experience in post acute and acute care services and with communicative and/or swallowing disorders and associated assessment and treatment

MENTAL AND EMOTIONAL REQUIREMENTS
Manage stress appropriately
Make decisions under pressure
Manage anger/fear/hostility/violence of others
Handle multiple priorities
Work alone
Work in areas that are confined and/or crowded

HAZARDS
Exposure to toxic/caustic/chemicals/detergents
Exposure to extreme conditions, hot/cold
Exposure to dust/fumes/helicopter
Exposure to moving mechanical parts
Exposure to x-ray/electromagnetic energy
Exposure to high pitched noises
Gaseous risk exposure
Exposure to communicable diseases
Exposure to potential electric shock

Category System For Potential Contact With Blood, Body Fluids or Tissues: Category I, II or III
Category I = High risk: Job or activity can reasonably anticipate that regular contact with blood, body fluids or tissues is likely.

WORKING CONDITIONS
INSIDE Spends approximately 75% or more of time inside. Inside work has good ventilation, comfortable temperature

WORK POSITIONS:
40% Sitting
20% Standing
40% Walking

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
MEDIUM WORK - Lifting 50-lbs. maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighting up to 25 lbs.
OTHER - Ability to lift, push and pull with assistance (mechanical or co-worker), the weight of the average patient specific to the department

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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