This position shall function under the Chief Speech Pathologist to provide evaluative, diagnostic, and treatment procedures for pediatric Program. This position requires a depth of theoretic and applied knowledge for diagnosing and treating patients with augmentative communication needs, developmental speech and language disorders, acquired cognitive and language disorders, fluency, voice, dysphagia, aphasia, apraxia and dysarthria. This position functions autonomously, providing teaching and consultation with other departments.
Experience with appropriate assessment instruments, test administration procedures, scoring, and interpretation.
Experience extracting pertinent information to relate to patient and/or family members.
Experience knowing how patients should be responding to treatment, average length of stay in treatment, recognition of appropriate versus inappropriate treatment for each patient.
Experience establishing programs based on testing results appropriate for each patient.
Experience recognizing the need for program modification.
Experience extracting pertinent behaviors and incorporating these into daily written progress notes.
Experience with home programs and organization into individual programs for family implementation.
Experience reporting to referring physician regarding patient diagnosis, skills and prognosis using appropriate terminology and information.
Customized Benefit Package
Health insurance available
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