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Lead Speech Language Pathologist

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: HPCRC Speech Therapy
Categories: Allied Health, Professional
Type: Full-Time
Shift: 8:00 AM-4:30 AM
Schedule: Days

Description:

Lee Health is looking for a TALENTED and CARING Lead Speech Language Pathologist to join our AMAZING team. We are a well-respected health system dedicated to providing a caring, compassionate, safe and healthy environment.

If you share our vision for exceeding expectations and you’re passionate about creating an exceptional patient experience, we invite you to take advantage of this unique opportunity. You’ll also enjoy competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits, and enjoy a culture designed to encourage work-life balance, so you are able to care for yourself and your patients. Here, employees feel welcomed, valued and respected, so it’s no wonder we are in the 98th percentile for employee engagement when ranked against the national health care database.

To meet our growing needs, we are offering relocation and an exceptional hiring incentive package for qualified candidates selected to join our team!

For more information, please call Becky at 239-343-9959

 

The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years SLP experience in a skilled nursing setting.

Performs all duties as a staff therapist (Job Code 7106, 7105, or 4701). Ensures appropriate staffing and monitor staff. Oversees staff clinical performance and contribute to performance evaluations. Monitors and audits compliance with regulatory standards. Assume manager responsibilities in their absence. Assists with the student assignments. Participates on committees, task forces and/or activities. Supports the decisions of the therapy manager, rehab leadership and hospital administration. Productivity expectation is 75% or greater of department standard for the acute care environment.

Requirements:

Educational Requirements
Required:
  • Bachelor's in Physical Therapy OR Bachelor's in Occupational Therapy OR Bachelor's in Speech Therapy
Additional Requirements:
  • none
Experience
Required:
  • none

Preferred:
  • 5 Years Clinical
State of Florida Licensure Requirements
Required:
  • Occupational Therapist License OR Physical Therapist License OR Speech-Language Pathologist License
Additional Requirements:
  • none
Certifications/Registration Requirements
Required:
  • BLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)