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St. Mary's Healthcare Speech/Language Pathologist in Amsterdam, New York

Job Requisition: REQ2841

Employment Type: Per Diem

Shift: Day

Hours Per Week: As needed

Hiring Range : $33.50 - $43.55

The actual compensation for this position will be determined based on experience and other factors permitted by law. Unable to fulfill requests for Clinical Fellowship year at this time

Responsibilities: • Performs therapy interventions utilizing standard therapy techniques and skills as appropriate for the condition of the patient.

• Educates and counsels patient and family regarding treatment plans.

• Maintains clinical records and follows performance improvement recommendations.

• Plans and/or assists with patient discharge from speech therapy services. Provides information regarding appropriate support programs.

Education: • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.Must be able to speak, read, write and follow instructions in English.

Licensure / Certification / Registration: • Required Credential(s): • BLS Provider obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date. • Speech-Language Pathologist credentialed from the New York Board of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Complexity of Work: • Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment.

Personal Protective Equipment: • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.