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We are offering an exciting opportunity to join our team of Speech-Language Pathologists at Montefiore Medical Center. We have a range of positions open from senior to staff. To qualify, the candidate must have a Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology, Certification by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (CCC-SLP), and a current New York State license in Speech-Language Pathology. The candidate must have 3-5 years of experience (preferably in acute care) to qualify. The candidate must hold the following skills:
Independent in evaluation and treatment of patients with speech, language, cognitive, voice and swallowing disorders on an inpatient and outpatient basis
Experience with the highest acuity conditions while caring for the swallowing and communication needs of medically complex and critically ill patients in the intensive care units as well as on acute care floors.
Knowledge of an inpatient rehabilitation facility’s guidelines and regulations and familiarity with FIM scoring.
Strong documentation and communication skills to convey recommendations and provide education and inservices to the interdisciplinary team.
Proficient in conducting Modified Barium Swallow studies in coordination with Radiology as well as trained in performing, interpreting and applying results from Fiberoptic Evaluation of Swallow Studies (FEES)
Knowledgeable about head and neck cancer, alaryngeal speech, cranio-facial abnormalities, tracheostomized patients and use of Passy Muir Speaking Valves.
Additional potential clinical and research opportunities available
Fluency in Spanish is ideal.
Flexible schedule inclusive of weekends and holiday coverage
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About Montefiore Medical Center
We provide coordinated, compassionate and leading-edge care designed to reach people when and where they need it most. Through highly integrated teams of physicians, nurses, social workers, mental health professionals and other caregivers, we have created an innovative, seamless system of care focused around the patient.
The AMERICAN SPEECH-LANGUAGE-HEARING ASSOCIATION (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for members and affiliates who are audiologists, speech-language pathologists, speech, language, and hearing scientists, audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel, and students