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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Speech Pathologist III in Atlanta, Georgia

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JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Assist in coordinating and managing the daily activities of the discipline specific staff and students to ensure quality delivery of patient care services.

  • Participates in direct and consultative patient care.

  • Provides comprehensive evaluations, treatments, and education to patients/families which are consistent with patient's individualized needs and carried out within an interdisciplinary environment.

  • Maintains an established inventory of supplies; ensures the proper use and maintenance of equipment and maintains a work area which is free of debris and clutter.

  • Communicates regularly with members of the patient care team, the patient, family members and others involved with the patient's care.

  • Instructs and trains patient and family regarding pertinent aspects of the patient's care.

  • Assesses the patient to provide a diagnosis and to identify problems.

  • Plans treatment schedules to ensure optimal use of staff and equipment in providing high quality patient services.

  • Plans, develops and implements a result-oriented treatment plan responsive to the individualized needs of the patient and includes clear, measurable goals.

  • Modifies the treatment plan according to the patient's responses.

  • Provides direct patient care; performs specialized treatments according to the patient's individualized plan of care.

  • Collaborates with other members of the patient care team and uses community resources to plan for the continued care, support and follow-up of the patient after discharge.

  • Recommends and procures appropriate equipment.

  • Works with manager to formulate plan for professional development.

  • Attends educational in-services as appropriate.

  • Participates in professional activities and organizations to maintain knowledge of current trends, practices, and developments.

  • Follows established protocols for documentation specific to the program/setting.

  • Accurately records daily charges for services rendered.

  • Practices organizational and universal standards for sterile technique and infection control in carrying out daily responsibilities including the proper cleaning and sterilization of work surfaces, equipment and instruments.

  • Conducts in-service programs, provides other staff with training.

  • Responds to requests for professional information or advice and refers complex matters to the appropriate staff.

  • Attends team conferences to promote an interdisciplinary approach to patient care; works cooperatively with other team members to maintain consistency in the provision of high quality, results oriented services. Performs other related duties as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A master's degree in speech-language pathology.

  • Current licensure in Speech-Language Pathology in the state of Georgia.

  • Certification of Clinical Competency in Speech-Language Pathology issued by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

  • Four years of clinical experience. Experience in carrying out supervisory functions.

NOTE: This role will be granted the opportunity to work from home regularly but must be able to commute to Emory University location as needed. Emory reserves the right to change this status with notice to employee.

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Emory University is dedicated to providing equal opportunities and equal access to all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran's status. Emory University does not discriminate in admissions, educational programs, or employment on the basis of any factor stated above or prohibited under applicable law. Students, faculty, and staff are assured of participation in University programs and in the use of facilities without such discrimination. Emory University complies with Executive Order 11246, as amended, Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veteran's Readjustment Assistance Act, and applicable executive orders, federal and state regulations regarding nondiscrimination, equal opportunity and affirmative action. Emory University is committed to achieving a diverse workforce through application of its affirmative action, equal opportunity and nondiscrimination policy in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training. Inquiries regarding this policy should be directed to the Emory University Department of Equity and Inclusion, 201 Dowman Drive, Administration Building, Atlanta, GA 30322. Telephone: 404-727-9867 (V) | 404-712-2049 (TDD).

Emory University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. To request this document in an alternate format or to request a reasonable accommodation, please contact the Department of Accessibility Services at 404-727-9877 (V) | 404-712-2049 (TDD). Please note that one week advance notice is preferred.

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Job Number 61021

Job Type Regular Part-Time

Division School Of Medicine

Department SOM: Neurology: Cog Neurobehav

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Not Applicable

Job Category Therapy

Location : Name Executive Park-N Druid Hills

Campus Location (For Posting) : Location US-GA-Atlanta

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