Southwest Health System, Inc.
  • 745 Speech Therapy
  • Cortez, CO, USA
  • $25.42-$31.26/hr based on experience and qualifications
  • Hourly
  • Relief (PRN)

Not Eligible


Evaluates plans and administers comprehensive speech therapy modalities/regimens as prescribed by a physician to patients with speech, voice, and language, cognitive-communicative and oral-pharyngeal swallowing disorders for the purpose of improving and/or restoring speech and/or swallowing functions.

Regulatory Requirements:

  • Master's/Bachelor's Level Graduate in the area of Speech Therapy or Speech Pathology from an accredited university or college.
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology awarded by the American Speech Language and Hearing Association.
  • For Medicare Certified Agencies:
    • Meets the education and experience requirements for a Certificate of Clinical Competence in speech pathology granted by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association; or
    • Meets the education requirements for certification and is in the process of accumulating the supervised experience required for certification
  • Current valid state Speech Therapy certification.
  • Current BLS certification.

Language Skills:

  • Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.
  • Additional languages preferred.
  • Excellent customer service skills.

Skills:

  • Basic computer knowledge.
  • Understands regulations/standards applicable to speech therapy services.
  • Knowledge of general speech therapy modalities and scope of speech therapy practice within the state of Colorado.
  • Flexible, yet organized, with ability to exercise sound judgment.
  • Strong communication skills.

Critical Physical Demand Summary:

  • Lifting Combo Lift: Exert 5 to 50 lbs occasionally.
  • Lifting Low Lift: Exert 5 to 30 lbs rarely.
  • Carrying Preferred: Exert 5 to 15 lbs frequently.
  • Push/Pull Preferred method: Exert 10 10 lbs rarely.
  • Push/Pull Push: Exert 110 to 110 lbs rarely.
  • Push/Pull Both push and pull: Exert 20 to 70 lbs frequently.
  • Grip Preferred: Exert 5 to 25 lbs occasionally.

** If you are selected for this position, prior to appointment, you may be subject to a urinalysis to screen for illegal drug use. **

** This position is subject to a post offer pre-work screening. ** 

** THIS POSITION WILL REMAIN OPEN FOR A MINIMUM OF 5 DAYS. AFTER THAT DATE, THE POSITION WILL CLOSE WHEN A SUITABLE CANDIDATE IS SELECTED. **

Southwest Health System, Inc.
  • Apply Now

  • * Fields Are Required

    What is your full name?

    How can we contact you?

    By clicking the button above, I agree to ApplicantPro's Applicant Information Use Policy.

  • Sign Up For Job Alerts!

  • Share this Page
  • Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email
.
Return