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Providence Speech Pathologist (On Call) - Home Health in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Speech Pathologist (Home Health, Day Shift, 0.0 FTE) to Providence Home Health Care in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate Speech Language Pathology services under the prescription of a physician licensed in the state of Alaska.

  • Communicate with team members and outside agencies to identify patient needs, changes, overall condition of patient, and determine future levels of care.

  • Contact vendors for durable medical equipment needs.

  • Assist in coordinating discharge plan.

  • Collaborate with other team members to plan and provide important aspects of care, in compliance with standards and guidelines established by the American Speech-Language Hearing Association.

  • Provides patient and family education in a variety of physical settings.

  • Demonstrates competency and knowledge of specific department equipment.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Masters or Doctorate degree in Speech Language Pathology

  • Current license to practice Speech Pathology in the State of Alaska

  • CFY candidates will be considered, with commitment of continued employment after certification and full licensure

  • Valid Alaska driver’s license

Preferred qualification for this position include:

  • Experience and credentials in sub-specialty

About Providence Home Health

Providence Home Health is proud to be the oldest and largest home health in the state. We've built a reputation for high quality care and positive relationships with both our clients and their doctors. At Providence, it’s our people who make the difference. In addition to our staff’s knowledge, experience and professionalism, it’s perhaps our friendly, caring manner you’ll appreciate most. We love working with people – and it shows in the quality of care and attention you’ll receive.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Speech Therapy

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 263757

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