Fairview Health Services  Speech Language Pathologist in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Speech Language Pathologist

Specialty Allied Health

Location Fairview Southdale Place

Department Outpatient Rehab

Hours per 2 weeks 48

Shift Day

Date Posted 04/19/2018

Job Number 18-72480

Job Description:

In collaboration with patients and families, the Speech Language Pathologist is responsible for providing safe and effective delivery of patient care within scope of practice. This includes examination, evaluation, diagnosis, planning, intervention and establishing outcomes. This is an exciting opportunity to join an experienced multidisciplinary adult rehabilitation and pediatric therapy clinic.

This clinic is located two blocks from Fairview Southdale Hospital so there is a potential for weekend hours. This is not required. This position includes working 48 hours per pay period and is benefit eligible including PTO.

Fairview Rehabilitation Services has an excellent internal continuing education program and a clinical quality team to promote and advance clinical best practice.

To be successful, the Speech Language Pathologist must be able to:

Partner with the patient and family while performing the Evaluation/Re-evaluation

Develop an individualized plan of care through coordination with the patient and family

Partner with patients and families to provide skilled intervention

Use acceptable medical terminology

Follow professional practice standards

Complete documentation in a timely manner per department standards

Comply with department billing standards

Prioritize tasks and patient care for effective time management

Understand and follow professional licensure/certification requirements

Direct team members and/or supervises students as designated

Pursue personal and professional development to support clinical best practice

Meet or exceed departmental standards for productivity

Identify opportunities for process /quality improvement

Participate in and support entity/system initiatives

Partner with patient care giver in care/decision making

Communicate in a respective manner

Ensure a safe, secure environment

Individualize plan of care to meet patient needs

Modify clinical interventions based on population served

Provide patient education based on as assessment of learning needs of patient/care giver

Job Qualifications:



Certification by ASHA and Speech Therapy Practitioner license in the state of Minnesota, or eligible for Temporary Minnesota License per Clinical Fellowship acceptance.



Additional training in LSVT


1-2 years of experience working in an adult outpatient clinic setting



Additional Requirements:

Basic Life Support certification

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

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