Speech Therapist PRN
Location:
Riverside , California
Posted:
October 22, 2017
Reference:
07150-8801
Founded in 1901, Riverside Community Hospital is a 373 licensed bed, full-service acute care hospital in the heart of the Inland Empire. RCH has been recognized as a Top Performing Hospital and has invested in a new campus expansion project that includes a new 7 story patient tower, 3 story medical office building, and a recently completed 5 level state of the art parking garage. With over 500 physicians on staff, representing over 200 specialties and over 1,900 employees, Riverside Community Hospital is an Inland Empire leader in providing advanced, comprehensive health care to the Inland region. RCH houses the largest Emergency Room and Trauma Center in the Inland Empire at 50 beds with an average wait time of only 15 minutes. RCH is one of Riverside County's only STEMI receiving centers and is a fully accredited Chest Pain Center. Centers of Excellence include the HeartCare Institute, offering invasive and non-invasive cardiac procedures, Center of Excellence for Surgical Weight Loss, the Transplant Program and a Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

Position Summary:
Performs comprehensive evaluations of communicative or swallowing status, treatment, and discharge planning. Supervises treatment delivered by the students. Supervises volunteers. Helps coordinate daily activities of speech therapy services, participates in program development, quality improvement and problem solving activities. Documents the delivery of services according to facility and departmental standards.
Qualifications:
Position Requirements:
  • Licensure/ Certification/ Registration: Current State licensure or eligibility for licensure in the State. ASHA Certification of Clinical Competence (CCC) or be CCC eligible. CPR qualified or completes training.
  • Education: Masters degree program in Speech and Language Pathology.
  • Experience: Minimum one year experience as a speech language pathologist. Recent graduates that are CFY eligible may be considered for the position.
  • Special Qualifications: Knowledge in all areas of patient treatment. Ability to carry out department policies and procedures. Self-directed. Proficient with video barium swallow studies.

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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