Encompass Health Careers

Speech Pathologist

Ludlow, Massachusetts
Staff Speech Therapy Therapy


Job Description

Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Western Massachusetts
 
Encompass Health is a 53-bed acute inpatient rehabilitation hospital that offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services designed to return patients back to leading active and independent lives.  We are a state of the art rehabilitation facility known for its reputation in patient satisfaction.  Our team members enjoy competitive wages, comprehensive benefits, advanced training and career ladder opportunities. If you are looking to join a dynamic team of dedicated professionals Encompass Health is the employer of choice!

 

Position: Speech-Language Pathologist

 

The Speech-Language Pathologist provides speech-language therapy treatment and patient care according to hospital, state, professional and federal regulations and guidelines.  In addition, the position:
- Requires effective communication skills for working with patients, families,  and caregivers.
- Requires effective communication skills for departmental and interdepartmental relationships. 
- Requires competency in speech-language pathology evaluation, assessment, care planning and treatment.
- Requires task delegation and supervision of fellows, technicians and assistants (when applicable).
- Maintains open and on-going communication with hospital departments to ensure patient, staff, and hospital needs are met.

The Speech-Language Pathologist creates an environment and culture that enables the hospital to fulfill its mission by providing patient safety and patient-centered treatment.

 

Job Code: 100031

 

 

 

License or Certification:
- Must be in possession of current state license or certification on or before the first day of employment.  

- CPR certification preferred unless otherwise required by hospital policy.
Education, Training and Experience

- Successful completion of an accredited Master's Degree Program or accredited Bachelor's Degree Program plus sufficient experience in the field.



Address: 222 State Street, LUDLOW 01056
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1913046