Speech Therapist is responsible for the administration, interpretation and evaluation of tests and measurements. Speech Therapist plans and modifies treatment programs. Speech Therapist works with neonatal through geriatric patients with clinical competency, as applicable. Speech Therapist completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned to Speech Therapist
Interprets physician orders and requests interpretation as necessary.
Administers and interprets tests and measurements of patients.
Reviews patient charts and progress prior to treatment and modifies treatment plan accordingly.
Develops realistic goals based on patient and/or family expectations.
Maintains documentation on all treatments.
Required: Masters degree in Speech Language Pathology/Communication Sciences and Disorders
Preferred:competency in performing modified barium swallow exams
Required: State License and Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from ASHA
Job: Speech Therapy
Primary Location: Brownsville, Texas
Facility: Valley Baptist Medical Center - Brownsville
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2105024815
About Valley Baptist Medical Center - Brownsville
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.