Swedish Medical Center Speech-Language Pathologist in Edmonds, Washington

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Speech-Language Pathologist (Per Diem, Days) to work in Inpatient Speech Therapy at Swedish Edmonds in Edmonds, WA.

The Speech-Language Pathologist delivers speech language therapy services to predominantly adult inpatients and outpatients, and to select pediatric/adolescents.

In this position you will:

  • Perform a functional assessment and evaluation of patients in various age groups including adult and/or geriatric and select adolescent and pediatric patients who are on referral

  • Develop a treatment plan based on evaluation with participation of patient and family as appropriate

  • Establish measurable goals described in functional terms which include time frames for achievement

  • Administer treatment, based on established plan or goals, and assess patient's progress and results of treatment on a timely basis and revise plans or goals as appropriate

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Master’s degree of an accredited Speech-Language Pathology program

  • Valid Washington state Speech-Language Pathologist license

  • Current Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP) from ASHA

  • Minimum one year hospital-wide experience with speech, language, and cognitive communication disorders and dysphagia

  • Diagnostic experience with MBS procedures

  • Experience with MBS procedures

About the Edmonds Campus.

Swedish/Edmonds (formerly Stevens Hospital) has been providing sound and thoughtful care for patients in the greater Seattle area for more than 45 years. We pride ourselves in employing only the most qualified and caring professionals. We are not simply a hospital or a workplace. We are a family. We are a community. Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of the community through local, high-quality and compassionate health care services. On Sept. 1, 2010, Stevens joined the Swedish family and became Swedish/Edmonds to create an innovative, regional health-care delivery network that provides more local services, while giving residents greater access to the latest medical treatments and the comprehensive services of the Swedish system.

The Swedish/Edmonds campus includes:

  • 217 licensed beds

  • 450 of the most qualified physicians and specialists on medical staff

  • 1,400 staff including clinical and non-clinical personnel

  • Full scope of medical and surgical services, including Level IV Trauma emergency medicine, diagnostic, treatment and support services

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details

https://caregiver.ehr.com

Our Mission

Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Speech Therapy

Location: Washington-Edmonds

Work Locations: Edmonds Main Bldg (WA151) 21601 76th Ave W Edmonds, 98026

Req ID: 206349