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
Date Posted 04/19/2018
Job Number 18-72480
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
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
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 hospitalsincluding an academic medical center and long-term care hospitalserving 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, Fairviews 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.