The Speech-Language Pathologist is responsible for implementation of standards of care for speech-language pathology services and for adherence to all conditions in the Service Agreement.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EQUIPMENT COMPETENCIES
EDUCATION Possesses a degree, which includes an internship from an approved Master’s program in Speech-Language Pathology, or as required by applicable law and/or regulation. Clinical Fellow accepted
EXPERIENCE 2 years home health care experience. Minimum of one year clinical experience in Speech-Language Pathology.
LICENSURE/CREDENTIALS Current Speech-Language Therapy License. Certified to practice Speech-Language Pathology (Valid Washington ESA certification) Meets the education and experience requirements for a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology, granted by the American Speech-Language–Hearing Association (ASHA). Basic Life Support (BLS) certification within 30 days of hire.
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The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for 191,500 members and affiliates who are audiologists; speech-language pathologists; speech, language, and hearing scientists; audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel; and students.