This position is for a pediatric Speech Language Pathologist at the M Health Pediatric Specialty Clinic in Woodbury, Minnesota.
As part of M Health, Fairview Pediatric Therapy provides OT, PT and Speech services at this location, which offers a wide range of medical specialties along with pediatric rehabilitation and has been designed to foster the highest level of collaboration between specialty physicians and pediatric therapists. This highly collaborative model improves clinical outcomes for our pediatric patients and provides a truly exceptional patient and family experience.
This individual will be responsible for providing pediatric outpatient speech therapy in Woodbury. In addition, depending on the timing of hire as well as interest, this person may also have the opportunity to work at the newly opened Maplewood Pediatric Therapy location as well.
This position is benefit-eligible and has the potential to work 48-80 hours per 2-week period (0.6-1.0 FTE).
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.
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
Master's Degree in Speech Language Pathology
Certification by ASHA and Speech Therapy Practitioner license in the state of Minnesota, or eligible for Temporary Minnesota License per Clinical Fellowship acceptance
Basic Life Support prior to the end of orientation
Fairview Health Services