Speech Language Pathologist
The Speech Language Pathologist is responsible to the Rehabilitation Services Clinical Manager to provide appropriate Therapy to pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients. Competency is evaluated based on the assessment of the Therapists� ability to utilize the Speech Therapy evaluation and treatment techniques in the prevention of and intervention of swallowing, speech, and cognitive impairments and deficits, as well as providing quality care in a professional manner, which will maximize benefit to the patient and enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of the department while effectively interacting with patients, significant others, and other health team members, while maintaining standards of professional Speech Language Pathology.
�Master of Arts or Science in Speech Language Pathology from an accredited Speech Language Pathology (SLP) program as noted by the American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA).
�Certification of Clinical Competence (CCC) is able to practice independently once they have passed the PRAXIS exam. The PRAXIS exam can be taken during any portion of the CYF.
�Eligible to apply for NM State Speech Language and Pathology Licensure. In order to maintain their licensure, they must follow and complete the requirements specified by this governing body.
�Current CPR certification is required.
Brian Lalio - Corporate Recruiter