Fostoria Community Hospital employees embrace the principles of Patient and Family Centered Care, an approach to the planning, delivery and evaluation of health care that is grounded in mutually beneficial partnerships among health care providers, patients, and families. Patient and family centered practitioners recognize the vital role families play in ensuring the health and well-being of family members of all ages. Staff collaborates with patients, family (as defined by the patient) and staff across disciplines, to involve patients and families in all aspects of care.
Develops and administers speech-language treatment programs to assist patients with communication, cognitive-linguistic and swallowing disorders in reaching their optimal level of function and independence. Works collaboratively with patient, family members and other team members to design treatment strategies to foster communications and function.
- Masters Degree in Speech Language Pathology
- Certificate of Clinical Competency from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association required
- Ohio License in Speech-Language-Pathology
- CPR certified