Mercy Health

  • Speech Therapist - Flex, Weekends - Rehab Hospital

    Requisition ID
    2019-794203
    Category
    Rehabilitation/Therapy Services
    Position Type
    Per Diem/Flex
    Shift(s)
    Weekends
    Department
    Rec Clg-Speech-Rehab Hosp
    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 Rehab Therapy supervisor at the Rehab Center at Mercy, and according to departmental policies and procedures regarding referral, standards of treatment, performs objective assessments, as well as comprehensive individualized treatment programs for adult and geriatric patients. Responsible for direct supervision to patients, indirect supervision of rehabilitation technicians. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, and Mercy Service Standards.

    • Perform Initial Assessment/ Plan of Care for each patient upon receiving physicians order according to departmental policies and procedures and standards of care
    • Administer appropriate modalities, exercise regimens, and/or treatment procedures according to departmental policies and procedures and standards of care
    • Maintain progress notes and departmental records on each patient according to departmental policies regarding documentation and charges
    • Participate in promoting education within the Rehab department.
    • Demonstrates knowledge of special needs and behaviors of specific age groups to include adult and geriatric
    • Direct rehabilitation technicians in assistance with patients, cleaning duties, or low level patient care to allow improved and efficient performance of the Rehab Department

     

    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
    Certifications: Certification from American Speech and Hearing Association.
    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, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds to benefit-eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!

     

    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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