Providence Health & Services Speech Therapist in San Pedro, California
Providence is calling a Speech Therapist ( Per Diem / Day Shift ) to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in San Pedro, CA.
This position requirement is 1 Saturday a month.
In this position you will:
As a licensed professional you will be responsible for maintaining standards of professional and ethical practice in accordance with regulatory agencies and the American Speech Therapy Association (ASHA).
Demonstrate proficient clinical knowledge and skills in providing and initiating treatment programs for individuals with swallowing, speech and cognitive impairments.
Utilize a collaborative team approach in providing care to; young, middle and older adult patients.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current California State Speech Therapy License
Current Basic Life Support certificate
Good working knowledge of general and specialized clinical equipment.
Fluent ability to understand oral and written English, including English text.
Ability to perform all physical requirements (RU – 91) pertaining to delegated tasks.
Ability to organize and prioritize work, completes assignments on time.
Ability to establish and maintain a courteous and cooperative working relationship with patients, families and coworkers.
Ability to type and use a computer efficiently.
Ability to work effectively independently and with a team
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro is a 259-bed nonprofit hospital that has served the Harbor and greater South Bay communities since 1925. Our Medical Center offers a comprehensive array of medical and surgical services each distinguished by innovation, quality and excellence in its respective area. We received the CHART “Certificate of Excellence” for receiving superior or above average results across the majority of outcomes and process measures publicly reported by CHART. We ranked in the top 21 among more than 240 hospitals throughout the state compared by California Healthcare Foundation, and were the first location in the South Bay to carry the Gold Seal of Approval® from The Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers. As a member of Providence Health & Services, we are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
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.
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Job Category: Speech Therapy
Location: California-San Pedro
Req ID: 189771