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Speech Language Pathologist

Requisition #

50091BR

Physical Location

Stillwater, Minnesota

Posted Date

06-Dec-2018

Dept. Name

CKRI OP Rehab Stillwater Peds

Hours Per Week

15

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Abbott Northwestern Hospital, located in south Minneapolis, is the largest not-for-profit hospital in the Twin Cities and is recognized as an ANCC Magnet-designated hospital. It is known around the region and across the U.S. for its centers of excellence: cancer care through the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute; cardiovascular services in partnership with the Minneapolis Heart Institute; the Spine Institute; Neuroscience Institute; Orthopaedic Institute; perinatology, obstetrics and gynecology through WomenCare; physical rehabilitation through Courage Kenny Rehabilitation InstituteTM; and more. With 5,697 employees, 1,397 physicians and 633 beds, Abbott Northwestern Hospital cares for nearly 370,000 patients and their families each year from the Twin Cities area and throughout the Upper Midwest.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 50091
  • To provide evaluation and treatment to patients with communication, cognitive and/or swallowing problems
  • To provide SLP services to pediatric clients ages birth-age 9
  • Educate patients, families and community
  • Consult with physicians and various health care professionals
  • Participate on interdisciplinary health care teams
  • Use appropriate documentation
  • Serve on health care committees as assigned and contribute to program development

Education

  • Master’s degree (MA or MS) in Communication Disorders / Speech-Language Pathology

Qualification/Skills

Experience

  • ASHA/MSHA membership desirable
  • Clinical expertise and experience in areas that compliment the needs of the department and current staff
  • Continued education that expands current knowledge in Speech-Language Pathology

Skills

  • Good interpersonal skills / customer focus
  • Good organizational / time management skill
  • Good problem solving / judgement skills

Licensure/Certifications

  • Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association
  • Title registration from the State of Minnesota
  • If position requires travel between facilities- must have a current and valid drivers license

Work Schedule

Mondays 7:30-6:00
Wednesdays 7:30-12:30

Location/Community Information

Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute - St. Croix, part of Allina Health, is located in Stillwater, MN. The Institute uses a holistic approach, interweaving therapy, fitness, recreation, sports and family involvement to help adults and children reach their highest level of functional independence. Our therapy services for clients age birth to 8 years old are now located at the Early Childhood Family Center.

Stillwater is a dynamic, growing community of 18,000 nestled into the bluffs of the St. Croix River, one of America's protected Wild and Scenic Waterways.This family-oriented community offers the advantages and conveniences of living near the Twin Cities metropolitan area plus the peacefulness and safety of small-town Minnesota.

Stillwater:

  • Located 20 mileseastof downtown St. Paul
  • Population = 18,500

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

50091BR
Rehab Therapy