Speech Language Pathologist SLP Full Time

Speech Language Pathologist SLP Full Time job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: Day
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

Speech Language Pathologist/SLP- Full-Time, Albuquerque

  We are looking for a Full-Time Speech Language Pathologist to join our Therapy team in Albuquerque, NM. This Full-Time job is located at Lovelace Westside Hospital- we provide care to Albuquerque’s Westside and Rio Rancho, including the area’s only inpatient pediatric unit, a kid -friendly emergency room and senior care emergency room services. Named a Pinwheel Champion by the Institute for Patient and Family-Centered Care.

  
  Speech Language Pathologist Job Responsibilities and Duties:  

  • Responsible for organizing and conducting medically prescribed speech/language therapy treatment to individuals with developmental, physical, cognitive and/or emotional impairments, disabilities and/or handicaps to assist in reaching optimal function within their physical limitations. 
  • Performs speech/language therapy assessment procedures utilizing techniques consistent with the patient’s diagnosis. Develops individualized treatment plan based on evaluation findings.
  • Provides detailed and concise documentation of evaluation, treatment, interim reports, and discharge evaluations within departmental timelines. Provides all necessary documentation required for on-going patient care.
  • Adheres to policies, procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.

Speech Language Pathologist Education and Experience Requirements:  

  • Master’s Degree in Communicative Disorders
  • Minimum: No directly related experience
  • Desired: One (1) year related experience
     
  •   Certificate of Clinical Competence (M.S.,CCC-SLP) Licensed Speech Pathologist in State of NM
  •   Current CPR Card
     
  •   Ability to communicate effectively and finish tasks in a timely manner; Ability to follow oral and written instruction and established procedures. 

 

Why Lovelace?

  

  • “A” grade from Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, 2017

  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work (2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2008)

  • Lovelace Bariatric accredited as a Level 1 facility under the Bariatric Surgery Center Network Accreditation Program of the American College of Surgeons

   
  To be immediately considered for this Speech Language Pathologist job, or futher questions, contact Melissa at melissa.phillips@lovelace.com
 

    

Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.


  ID:2687

Department / Location

Speech Therapy
Lovelace Westside Hospital - Albuquerque, NM