Encompass Health Careers

Speech Pathologist (CCC-SLP) - Full Time - Braintree

Braintree, Massachusetts
Staff Therapy


Job Description

HealthSouth Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital


Healthsouth of Braintree, MA is a 166 bed acute physical rehabilitation hospital located just south of Boston, MA. In addition to caring for general rehabilitation diagnoses, such as amputations, arthritis, hip fracture, joint replacement, burns, spinal cord injury, multiple trauma, we also treat neurological conditions, such as stroke, brain injury, Guillian Barre, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, or  critical illness myopathy, orthopedics, and other cardiac conditions.


Our 166 bed acute rehabilitation hospital offers the following inpatient specialty programs:


o    Amputee Rehabilitation Program
 

o    Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation Program
 

o    Brain Injury Rehabilitation Program
 

o    Burns Rehabilitation Program
 

o    Multiple Trauma Rehabilitation Program
 

o    Neurorehabilitation Program
 

o    Orthopedics Rehabilitation Program
 

o    Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Program
 

o    Stroke Rehabilitation Program


** SLP-CCC Required for this position. Some weekend hours required **

 

Speech Language Pathologists are a key spoke in the rehab team of SLP, OT, PT, Nursing and Medical staff. We spend an average of 1-3 weeks treating a wide clinical caseload such as: stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, various neurological disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, amputation, joint replacement, fractures, multiple trauma, cardiac conditions, and pulmonary conditions.

 

We use evidence-based practice guidelines to treat our patients.  We utilize our clinical outcomes to asses and improve our treatment interventions and programs. We participate in a national outcomes database, which provides benchmarks and sophisticated outcome reports to help us continually analyze and improve our patient outcomes.

 

You will use standard and advanced therapy technologies- depending on hospital location, some equipment used such as Vital Stim, Interactive metronome, Modified Barium Swallows, Videofluoroscopy, Visi-Pitch may be available. 


Helping you become a better therapist is critical to our success - You will be paired with mentors; attend in-house as well as external educational programs. The treatment team is made up of full time therapists, nurses, social workers, pharmacists and medical staff; a great way to learn beyond your own discipline.

 

Learn more about the great work we do:  http://healthsouthbraintree.com/

 

Job Code: 100031

 

Keywords: SLP, SLP-CCC, Inpatient Rehabilitation, Acute Rehabilitation, Acute Rehab, Adult Rehabilitation, Physical Rehabilitation, Outpatient Rehabilitation, Neurologic, Stroke, Head Injury, Brain Injury, CVA, Swallowing disorders

License or Certification:
- SLP-CCC with acute hospital clinical experience preferred.
- CPR certification preferred unless otherwise required by hospital policy.


Education, Training and Experience
- Successful completion of an accredited Master's Degree Program.

 



Address: 250 Pond Street, Braintree 02184
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1813860