Facility: Professional Building Clinic
Location: Fargo, ND
Address: 100 4th St S, Fargo, ND 58103, USA
Job Schedule: Part time
Weekly Hours: 20.00
Administers speech and language evaluations, tests or examinations to diagnose and plan treatments for clients/patients/residents with various speech problems and swallowing disorders. Assesses clients/patients/residents with various speech, language, cognitive or swallowing problems and develops individualized treatment plans based on clinical diagnoses. Provides speech and language services to clients/patients/residents; monitors disease progression and adjusts treatments accordingly. Instructs clients/patients in practicing speech and language therapeutic exercises; provides consultation for clients/patients/residents working through speech and language treatment processes. Ensures all speech and language related standards, policies, protocols and quality requirements are met.
May treat individuals of all ages with varying diagnosis and disorders. Will demonstrate documentation in accordance with departmental guidelines and meet all regulatory requirements. Demonstrates level of treatment associated with their specialty provided to their clients/patients/residents. Follows and adheres to accepted clinical practice guidelines of professional organization.
Exhibits flexibility with acceptance of variable work schedules/assignments. Participates in activities to promote the department, Good Samaritan Society and Sanford Health. Will be interacting with individuals outside of the department including but not limited to: providers, case managers, third party payers, public organizations, etc. May be asked to supervise assistants, aides, and students as they provide patient/resident care, treatment, or other services. Will be expected to provide ongoing education and training to peers in the area(s) of expertise as determined by the department leadership. Performs other related duties as requested by manager.
Based on assigned area, work may focus on those receiving intervention in the post-acute, long term care and home health care environments when applicable.
Flexible work hours, weekday hours 8am-4:30pm. Travel to branch locations to provide SLP services within a 60-90 mile radius of Fargo/ Moorhead. Opportunity to increase hours as SLP need increases. There could be a potential for additional hours if desired.
The work perks at Sanford Health go beyond a paycheck. We are committed to our employees’ health and well-being because at Sanford Health you are family. We offer accrued paid time off at the start of your employment; a comprehensive, flexible benefits package which you can adapt for your life as well as your family.
Appropriate education level required in accordance with state licensure.
Must be licensed in the state(s) of practice as Speech Therapist.
Holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence issued by the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) or currently working on Clinical Fellowship Year (CFY).
When applicable, may require valid driver’s license.
Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific competencies and certifications. Basic Life Support (BLS) for health care providers required or within the first 60 days of employment.