Dorminy Medical Center Job Opportunities

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Dorminy Medical Center, 200 Perry House Rd., Fitzgerald, GA 31750
Phone:  229-424-7135  Fax:  229-424-7281  Email:  humanresources@remove-thisdorminymedical.org

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Req# 371 Speech Pathologist

Job Type
PRN
Category
Clinical
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

Provides diagnostic and therapeutic services, patient/family counseling, and appropriate referrals as necessary to all inpatients and outpatients exhibiting a speech, language, or hearing, or swallowing disorder.  Maintains quality care for all patients through interaction with hospital personnel in a coordinated, comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach, and provides assistance where communication barriers exist due to speech/language disabilities to enable each individual to reach his or her maximum level of independence.  Supports and actively participates in hospital quality-assurance and in-service programs.

 

Job Requirements
  • Ability to think and work effectively under stress with frequent interruptions; to move, sit, stand, walk and bend intermittently throughout the work day,  lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
  • Must possess sight and hearing senses or use prosthetics that will enable these sources to function adequately so that the requirements of this position can be fully met.
  • Use of mechanical and technical equipment required for the responsibilities assigned.
  • External and internal applicants who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job functions either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined on a case by case basis.
  • Position has a moderate expected exposure to blood borne pathogens.
Experience
Education: Master’s degree in speech pathology License: Certificate of clinical competence and licensing by State of Georgia. Experience: Experience with neurologically impaired persons. At least one year of experience in rehabilitation with adult speech/