Indiana University Health

FR Speech Pathologist Methodist Hospital

Methodist Hospital

Job Location

Methodist Hospital
950 N Meridian St Ste 1200
Indianapolis,IN46204

Department

Audiology & Speech Pathology

Date Posted

October 6, 2020

Schedule & Shift

  • Days
  • Supplemental

Requisition Number

000271289
We are looking for a Speech Pathologist to join our team! This is a multidisciplinary acute care setting, where collaboration is a must. This team has a wide variety of experience, education and skills. Information is freely shared; education and skill development is stressed. Wide range of patient diagnosis and opportunity to step outside your comfort zone. Learn something every day!

It is preferred for this individual will have independence or training in swallowing instrumental assessments (VFSS, FEES). Experience or education with trachs, vents, and speaking valves is also important. It is helpful to have previous experience in acute care. This individual evaluates, diagnoses and treats swallowing, speech, language, communication difficulties. Recommend d/c disposition to next level of care appropriately. After administering the appropriate tests and measures, a treatment plan is designed for improved communication and swallowing.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Qualifications for the FR Speech Pathologist Role

  • Requires graduation from an accredited academic program in speech pathology.
  • Requires a certificate of clinical competence awarded by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) or eligibility for this certificate.
  • Requires current license in the State of Indiana within 12 months.
  • Requires Basic Life Support certification through the AHA. Advanced life support certifications may be required per unit/department specialty according to patient care policies.
  • Additional Information

Additional Information about this Role

  • This position will have weekend requirements, as well as, needs to have availability during the week. Will be scheduled 2 days per week.
  • Specialty in Swallowing (BCS-S) Board certified specialist in swallowing preferred.
  • Acute care experience preferred.
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Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. Our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine gives our team members access to the very latest science and the very best training, advancing care for all. We’re looking for team members who share the things that matter most to us. People who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day. People who are always ready to apply themselves.