Under general supervision, the Speech Therapist II conducts patient assessments, participates in the development of the plan of care, implements treatment, and provides care according to patient specific age and/or developmental needs. Demonstrates flexibility and good communication skills and collaborates with other health care team members in the delivery of care.
One-year experience or completion of Clinical Fellowship Year in pediatrics, preferably in a hospital setting. Required: Licensure by the California Speech-Language Pathology Board or working under Provisional RPE licensure. Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) issued by the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA). CCS paneled or working to fulfill requirements. Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Provider certification. Recommended: Membership to the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA) & California Speech and Hearing Association (CSHA).
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.