Location: Wenatchee, WA
Facility: Central Washington Hospital
Department:
Schedule: Pool Position
Shift: Day Shift
Hours: 8 hour shifts

Job Description

Under the supervision of the Director of Rehabilitation Services, the Speech Language Therapist provides professional services in diagnosing disorders and providing therapy for patients who demonstrate disorders of communication and/or swallowing referred by a Licensed Health Care Professional (LHCP). This includes evaluation of all assigned patients, the development of treatment plans, administration and implementation of the treatment program, and appropriate discharge planning.

Requirements:

A master’s degree from an accredited school for Speech Therapy. Two to three years of speech therapy experience preferred. Current State Licensure, certification of clinical competence by the American Speech and Hearing Association, current BLS for Healthcare Providers. Must possess basic computer skills related to Windows navigation, mouse usage, accurate keyboarding, email communication and password management. Must know principles, methods and theory of the practice of Speech Therapy. Must know pathologies and injuries which result in physical impairment. Must know basic principles of normal and abnormal pediatric development

Additional Information

About Confluence Health: Confluence Health was formed in 2013 as an affiliation between the Wenatchee Valley Medical Center and Central Washington Hospital to create an integrated, rural healthcare delivery system with 2 hospitals, multi-specialty care in 30+ service lines and primary care in ten communities across North Central Washington state. Over 225 physicians and 100 advanced practice clinicians serve an area of approximately 12,000 square miles and cover nearly every corner of this region through specialty outreach. Our Mission: We are dedicated to improving our patients' health by providing safe, high-quality care in a compassionate and cost effective manner. Our Setting and Lifestyle: We are located in the heart of Washington State and just 2.5 hours east of Seattle. Our region offers a diversity of recreational opportunities in breathtaking landscapes, from alpine country to the high desert, orchards to vineyards, cross country skiing to fly fishing and everything in between. Cycling, mountain biking, rafting, hiking; it is all right here. The region also offers a family friendly environment with good schools and opportunities for the entire family to be involved in culture and arts.

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