Speech Language Pathologist

Speech Language Pathologist job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: 1st - Day
Hours: Varied
Schedule: PRN

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

Our goal at Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital is to return people recovering from illness or injury to the highest quality of life possible. We provide a full continuum of inpatient and outpatient care including physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech and language and pathology, rehabilitation nursing and case management services. EOE/AA.

Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital is now hiring a PRN Speech Language Pathologist. This opportunity will involve a 12-week full-time assignment.

  • 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. Adheres to policies, procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.
  • Performs therapy assessment procedures utilizing techniques consistent with the patient’s diagnosis. Develops individualized treatment plans based oin 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.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum education required: Master’s Degree in Communicative Disorders
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence (M.S., CCC-SLP) Licensed Speech Language Pathologist in state of NM
  • CPR
  • No minimum directly related experience required but one (1) year related experience is desired.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, finish tasks in a timely manner, follow oral and written instruction, and follow established procedures.

Why Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital?

  • Hospital of Choice Award from the American Alliance of Healthcare Providers
  • Excellence in Outcomes Award from Focus On Therapeutic Outcomes (FOTO), Inc.
  • CARF-accredited in six program
  • HealthStream Awards of Excellence: Excellence Through Insight Award for Most Improved Small Hospital in overall employee satisfaction and engagement

Department / Location

SPEECH THERAPY
Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital - Albuquerque, NM