An exciting opportunity to be a Speech Language Therapist has opened at a state of the art Hospital in beautiful West Texas.
This Joint Commission Accredited acute care hospital is dedicated to providing compassionate, coordinated, family-centered care for all of its patients. They are a beacon of hope and healing through unmatched excellence in patient care, research and education. The Speech Language Therapist will find it easy to feel at home in such a supportive environment.
The Speech Language Therapist, reporting to the Rehabilitation Services Director, will be responsible for providing high quality Speech Therapy and Language Pathology services to a diverse group of hospital patients. Collaborating with others in Speech Therapy as well as a multidisciplinary team, the Speech Therapist will use their strong communication and organizational skills to keep those involved in their patients' care well informed.
The Speech Language Therapist will assess patients' needs and strengths, diagnose speech, language, and swallowing disorders, establish goals for the department, plan services, and determine the best course of treatment in conjunction with physicians and those directly involved in the patients' care. The Speech Language Therapist will educate patients / families in best practices of treatments once discharged and recovering at home, playing an important role in the discharge planning process.
Located in northern New Hampshire, an abundance of nature and scenic natural beauty are close by. Abundant entertainment, restaurant options, and shopping malls are also abound. Just a drive away are world-famous national parks with stunning beauty unique to this area where one can have outdoor adventures or enjoy the peaceful serenity, no matter what time of year it may be. The Acute Care Medical Surgical RN will enjoy a vibrant, enriching work-life balance in this popular region.
This strong Healthcare system is prepared to offer the Speech Language Therapist a total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package, and ample opportunity for growth and advancement.