Speech Pathologist - Home Health
Pacific Medical Centers
 Walla Walla, WA

Providence is calling a Speech Pathologist (Home Health, Day Shift, 0.5 FTE) to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Consistently demonstrates adherence to the principles and requirements outlined in the Commitments and Compliance Integrity Program and any other organization or departmental materials related to compliance with laws, regulatory requirements.
  • Consistently demonstrates adherence to Medicare and Medicaid regulations which directly or indirectly relate to the performance and job expectations.
  • Employee demonstrates knowledge of PSMMCâs policy on Patients Rights and Responsibilities and respects these rights and responsibilities in carrying-out daily activities.
  • Actively participates in departmental and organization performance improvement activities in accordance with hospital and joint commission standards.
  • Demonstrates leadership by performing his/her work in a manner that meets or exceeds the level of care and service that PSMMC promotes to the communities we serve.
  • Participates in hospital and department specific practices to maintain a clean, safe and comfortable environment for patients and staff.
  • Maintains the security and confidentiality of data and information used in performance of his/her daily duties conforming to hospital policy, laws and regulations as appropriate.
  • Follows established policies and procedures to identify and reduce the risks of acquiring or transmitting infection.
  • Maintains positive working relationships and fosters a cooperative work environment.
  • Communicates effectively with patients, physicians and staff in a professional manner.
  • Provides clear, concise, pertinent reports/information.

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Master's Degree in speech and language pathology. May accept individual in a clinical fellowship based upon interview and clinical experience as a student
  • Licensed to practice as a speech and language pathologist in the state of Washington & Oregon (If no Oregon licence currently, must be willing to obtain if hired into this position).
  • Current BLS â Healthcare provider (must be AHA accredited)
  • ASHA certificate of clinical competence (CCC). An ASHA clinical fellowship guideline applicable if individual is a clinical fellow
  • Current Driver License in state of residence and valid Automoble Insurance
  • A background check and motor vehicle report will be completed every two years, if applicable

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year in a speech and language pathologist capacity in a hospital, acute unit tin patient rehabilitation, skilled nursing facility or other related medical field

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington is a full service hospital with some of the best technology, expertise, specialists and primary care physicians in the region. We have been named the 100 top hospitals in the United States by two separate, independent research companies, Solucient and Cleverly Associates. Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.