HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Speech Therapist - Acute / Inpatient - Weekends Only in Round Rock, Texas

Position Summary: Under the general supervision of the Program Supervisor and according to professional standards evaluates, plans and executes patient's treatment

program. Coordinates with the team, patient and family to develop a goal directed program. Must maintain accurate records of services provided. Responsible for following departmental procedures, maintaining professional standards and seeking professional growth.

Knowledge & Skills:

Must be able to work independently, complete tasks without supervision and demonstrate independence with decision-making and problem solving in job

related activities. Exhibits regular, predictable attendance in accordance with departmental policies and able to manage time demands effectively. Demonstrates flexibility to changing work environment or responsibilities and must be able to function in emergency situations. Exhibits professional and ethical conduct at all times and is courteous with patients, co-workers, family members, physicians and the general public. Appropriately handles confidential information regarding patient records. Must take initiative to set own schedule and patient related goals. Maintains a safe working environment, provides instruction to family, patients and other professionals and communicates effectively using written, verbal, computer and telephone communication. Uses a broad variety of small tools and electrical equipment and patient care appliances routinely to provide patient care. Population served may range from infant to geriatrics. Must pass competency checklists for all responsibilities outlined by departmental/program policy. Will participate and

promote positive team interactions to ensure quality patient care and interdisciplinary collaboration. Must be able to demonstrate understanding of HCA's and St. David's "Patients First" safety initiative by strict compliance to all safety protocols and procedures.


Required:Master's level education in speech-language pathology



Certificate of Clinical Competence issued by American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), or current Clinical

Fellowship Plan approved by ASHA. Eligible for Texas licensure in speech pathology; CPR certification

Title: Speech Therapist - Acute / Inpatient - Weekends Only

Location: Texas-Round Rock-Round Rock Medical Center

Requisition ID: 06240-47081