Speech Therapist -Inpatient

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

Job Description

Basic Purpose Of The Job

Diagnose disorders and provide therapy for clients/patients who demonstrate disorders of communication and swallowing. Provide instruction/supervision of student interns.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education

A masters degree from an approved school of speech therapy.

Minimum Work Experience

One year experience in acute care, skilled nursing facility or rehabilitation center preferred.

Required Licenses/ Certifications

A certification of clinical competence by the American Speech and Hearing Association.

Must be licensed in the State of Washington.

Must be currently certified in CPR, and recertified annually.

A current Washington State motor vehicle operators License.

Must possess basic computer skills related to Windows navigation, mouse usage, keyboarding, email communication and password management.

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.