HCR ManorCare, the leading provider of short-term post-hospital services and long-term care, is seeking a passionate and driven Speech-Language Pathologist. If you are passionate about a challenging and rewarding career assisting our patients in a time of need, then we are looking for YOU!
Our Speech-Language Pathologists - SLP are the cornerstone to HCR ManorCare's dedication to our mission. Working in the health care environment can be very demanding, and it is our goal to provide the tools to help you understand and commit to the philosophy that defines our culture. We are interested to employ a SLP who is as passionate as we are about ensuring that our patients and residents receive the support services they need and deserve.
As a team member at HCR ManorCare your duties may include, but will not be limited to:
Evaluate and diagnose any speech, language, communication, and/or swallowing disorders.
Build a program to treat any disorders that the patient has been diagnosed with.
Provide training and educate the patient and their loved ones on the programs.
Required to work professionally with many disciplines to ensure proper treatment for the patient.
Work with patients to improve their ability to read and write correctly.
Show patients how to pronounce and improve their voice and communication.
Education/Licensing Credentialed Graduate of an accredited Speech Therapy program and currently licensed in this state, if required in the state.
Prior experience in Speech Therapy preferred, but not necessary.
At HCR ManorCare, our mission is to meet the needs of individuals who are discharged from the hospital and require additional nursing and rehabilitation care. We pursue this goal daily at more than 500 skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers, assisted living facilities, memory care communities, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, and hospice and home health care agencies.
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.