Mercy Health

  • Speech Therapist - FLEX, Mercy Hospital OKC Inpatient

    Requisition ID
    2018-779970
    Category
    Rehabilitation/Therapy Services
    Position Type
    Per Diem/Flex
    Shift(s)
    Days, Varies/Rotating, Weekends
    Department
    Physical Therapy
    Location
    US-OK-Oklahoma City
  • Overview

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    We’re a Little Different

     

    Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.  

     

    We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

     

    At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

    Responsibilities and Qualifications

    Under the general supervision of the Physical Medicine Supervisor and according to standards of treatment, performs objective assessments as well as comprehensive individualized treatment programs for patients of all ages according to departmental policies and procedures regarding referral.

    • Perform initial assessment on each patient upon receiving referral. Document all information according to departmental policies and procedures.
    • Administer appropriate modalities, exercise regimens, or treatment procedures according to departmental policies and procedures on standards of treatment care.
    • Participate in promoting education within the department.
    • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned by the Inpatient Physical Medicine Supervisor.
    • Demonstrates knowledge of special needs and behaviors of specific age groups to include neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric.

     

    Qualifications:

    Because you’re committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That’s why you’ll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:

     

     

    Education: Master's Degree in Speech/Language Pathology.
    Licensure: Current Oklahoma licensure or eligible for licensure
    Experience: one year of experience.
    Certifications: Certification from American Speech and Hearing Association. BLS certified. Required certifications must be current before assigned to care for patients independently.
    Preferred Experience: Experience in caring for patients of all ages preferred.

     

     

    We’ll Support You at Work and Home

     

    Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

     

    What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

     

    Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

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