We are seeking a Speech and Language Pathologist to join our Inova Fairfax Speech team in a PRN WEEKEND as needed capacity!!
The Speech and Language Pathologist is responsible for the following:
Selects evaluation and treatment methods appropriate to the diagnosis, age group and patients physical and emotional status and formulates appropriate treatment plans.
Demonstrates essential skill competencies in the use of treatment modalities, equipment and protocols.
Performs re-evaluations according to department guidelines, adjusting the treatment plan accordingly.
Adheres to department policy regarding timeframe, form and content of written evaluations, progress notes and discharge summaries.
Communicates effectively with patients, family, medical staff, care team members, students, supervisors and outside contacts.
Completes all administrative and other responsibilities in support of the operating unit
Minimum 1 year experience preferably in acute care setting who is clinically competent to complete speech, language, cognitive, and dysphagia evaluations and treatment.
Prefer experience with PMSV but not required.
Minimum commitment is 16 hrs per month (12 of which must be weekend coverage)
New graduate speech pathologist
Masters in Speech Pathology
VA SLP license required
ASHA CCCs required.
Basic Life Support (BLS) through American Heart Association
Inova Health System