Speech Pathologist

Job Number
203122
Banner Staffing Services - Western Region
Shift
Other
Department
Banner Staffing Service WR - Banner Staffing Services-WR
Position Type
BR: Banner Registry
Street Address
2000 Boise Avenue
City & State
US-CO-Loveland
Posting Category
Rehab / Therapy

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Join Banner Staffing Services as a Speech Pathologist to work AS NEEDED at various Banner locations in Northern Colorado including Greeley, Loveland, and Ft. Collins Banner facilities. 

 

Through Banner Staffing Services you will work on a Per Diem or "As Needed" basis.  You can work around your school or other job schedule and work as much as you want when hours are available.

 

Must have a Masters degree in Speech Language Pathology and a current Colorado State SLP license

 

As a Banner Staffing employee you are also a Banner Health employee.  You will be eligible to apply to regular Full Time or Part Time transfer opportunities within Banner Health as you are considered an internal employee.  This is a great way to market your skills within Banner Health.  

 

During your assignment you are eligible for Banner Health benefits which include:

 

  • 403(b) Pre-tax retirement plan
  • Enjoy Wellness programs
  • Discount programs
  • Employee Assistant Programs
  • Weekly Pay

 

If you do eventually transfer into a regular benefit eligible position you will then be eligible for Banner's outstanding additional benefits.  

 

Apply now for the Speech Pathologist position within our staffing pool and begin your journey with Banner Health!

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About Banner Staffing Service WR
Supporting Banner Health, Banner Staffing Services offers a world of opportunities to make an impact on one of the country's leading health systems. In addition, we provide the best training in the business, so you can hit the ground running as you enjoy unequaled clinical variety, professional flexibility and lifestyle choices. We provide registry and travel assignments throughout the western United States. The registry allows you to create your own schedule by offering opportunities in a variety of hospital, home care and primary care settings. Banner Travel offers short-term assignments of three twelve-hour shifts per week. Our pay rates are highly competitive, and we offer training in the country's most advanced simulation center. You will also enjoy the stability only an organization as large and successful as Banner Health can offer.

 

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About Banner Health
Banner Health is one of the largest, nonprofit health care systems in the country and the leading nonprofit provider of hospital services in all the communities we serve. Throughout our network of hospitals, primary care health centers, research centers, labs, physician practices and more, our skilled and compassionate professionals use the latest technology to change the way care is provided. The many locations, career opportunities, and benefits offered at Banner Health help to make the Banner Journey unique and fulfilling for every employee.

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Job Summary

This position provides screening, evaluation, and rehabilitation services for patients with speech and language disorders related to speech, language, cognitive-communication, voice, swallowing, and fluency. This position plans and carries out specialized treatment programs, documents treatment, and maintains data regarding patient care. This position demonstrates the clinical competence and knowledge necessary to provide treatment appropriate to the age of the patients served.

 

Essential Functions

  • Evaluates patients functional abilities and limitations to determine appropriate intervention. Develops a plan of care and treatment goals, as ordered by physician or other referral source.

 

  • Implements individualized treatment plans that consider patients physical, social, spiritual, cultural, educational, and age-specific needs. Ensures that treatment plans are supported by standard practices and/or current literature. Re-evaluates treatment plans, as needed, to ensure maximum patient benefit.

 

  • Educates patients, family, and other care providers to promote patient participation and attainment of therapeutic program goals. Provides individualized home programs with clear instructions.

 

  • Documents patient treatment according to professional and regulatory standards.

 

  • Participates in the provision of training to other staff and students.

 

 

Minimum Qualifications

Masters degree in Speech Language Pathology from an accredited university program.

Current licensure in the state of practice. Certificate of Clinical Competence or documented acceptance in Clinical Fellowship Year. BLS certification required.

Requires the ability to work collaboratively with physicians and other healthcare providers. Must have strong interpersonal communications and human relation skills.Banner Registry and Travel positions require a minimum of one year experience in an acute care hospital setting and experience must include working in an acute care setting within the past 12 months as a Speech Pathologist in the specialty area.

Must have the ability to become proficient with computer software applications commonly used in an automated patient care environment.

Preferred Qualifications

Additional related education and/or experience preferred.