HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Speech Therapist PRN in Richmond, Virginia

Johnston-Willis Hospital, a 292-bed acute care facility, is located in the upbeat, North Chesterfield area, a short drive from Chesterfield Town Center, offering an abundance of restaurants and shops. Johnston-Willis Hospital is a Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) facility, who ranks 63rd on Fortune’s 100, and is one of the largest healthcare systems in the U.S, where healthcare employment opportunities are almost endless!

Among other awards and certifications, the Joint Commission has awarded Johnston-Willis Hospital the Gold Seal of Approval and named us a Top Performer on surgical care, perinatal care, pneumonia, heart attack, and hip and knee replacement. Our ER is also the only state-authorized Level III Trauma Center in Chesterfield County.

Information about the Comprehensive Outpatient Clinic:

Our Comprehensive Outpatient Therapies Clinic, located in the Fairfax Building, adjacent to the Johnston-Willis Campus. This facility includes 6, 000 square feet of treatment areas and treats patients with Neurological diagnosis. We currently have an opening for Speech Therapist PRN.

PURPOSE The Speech Therapist, evaluates, treats and educates patients for rehabilitation of speech, language, cognitive, swallowing, oral motor, and voice disorders and foreign accents.

QUALIFICATIONS Education: Masters degree in Speech-Language Hearing Pathology. Licensure: Current licensure for the practice of Speech/Language Pathology in the State of VA. Certification: Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech and Hearing Association. BLS required. LSVT Certification a plus!

Experience:3-4 years experience in evaluation and treatment of patients with neurological disorders/diseases, (i.e., VCA, multiple sclerosis, ALS). Experience should include clinical competence with aphasia, apraxia, dysarthria, R hemisphere cognitive communication disorders. 2 years experience with evaluation and treatment of patients with cognitive disorder secondary to traumatic brain injury. 2-3 years experience with evaluating and treating patients with dysphagia to include experience conducting videofluorscopic evaluation with Radiology Department and determine feeding and treatment recommendations. 3 years experience with patients with functional voice disorders, laryngectomy. 1 year experience with patients and fluency disorders. LSVT Certification a plus!

Clinic Hours of Operation: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Friday

**Guaranteed hours! *

Job: *Therapy & Rehabilitation

Title: Speech Therapist PRN

Location: Virginia-Richmond-Johnston-Willis Hospital

Requisition ID: 00035-41875