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Providence Health & Services Speech Language Pathologist - Pediatrics in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Speech Language Pathologist in Pediatrics to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. This is a full-time, 40 hours/week day shift.

We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Communicate with team members and outside agencies to identify patient needs, changes, overall condition of patient, and determine future levels of care.

  • Document all aspects of care and outcomes in a manner that is clear to others, and meets service standards.

  • Delegate appropriate patient activities to co-workers and aides using professional criteria.

  • Assist in coordinating discharge plan with attention given to home programs, equipment arrangement, and patient/family education.

  • Contact vendors for durable medical equipment/augmentative communication needs.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Masters degree in Speech Language Pathology

  • Current license to practice Speech Pathology in the State of Alaska

  • Experience and credentials in pediatrics

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Experience in dysphagia

About Providence Alaska Medical Center

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Speech Therapy

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 227175

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