About the job
REPORTS TO Director of Department Operations
REVIEWED BY Director of Department Operations and Human Resources
REVIEW CATEGORY Professional
Diagnoses, treats, and performs research related to speech/language, cognitive, voice, and swallowing disorders.
S SUPERVISED Speech Pathology students/interns
And Job Responsibilities
Evaluate and treat clients with speech, language, voice, swallowing, and neurological impairments.
Develop individualized treatment plans for clients with speech, language, voice, swallowing, and neurological impairments in addition to aural/rehabilitation for cochlear implant clients.
Utilize written and oral examinations to diagnose the nature and extent of impairment.
Perform research related to speech, language, voice, swallowing, and neurological impairments.
Perform instrumental evaluations such as, Videostroboscopy, FEES, VFSS, Acoustic Testing/Voice Analysis (Visi-Pitch), Cochlear Implant Evaluations, Clinical Swallow Evaluations, and fitting of TEP prosthesis.
A master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology, and Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) or CFY.
Knowledge, Skills, And Abilities
Effectively communicate diagnostic test results, diagnoses, and proposed treatment plans in a manner easily understood by their clients. Effectively communicate diagnostic test results and proposed treatment plans to physicians. Must be able to approach problems objectively and provide support to clients and their families. Must be able to problem-solve, organize, and multi-task problems effectively and efficiently.
Assist Otolaryngologist’s with in-office procedures such as Botox injection’s, Channel scope biopsy’s/injection’s, and oral biopsies.
ADA JOB REQUIREMENTS
Light Work – Exerting up to 20lbs of force occasionally, and/or up to 10lbs of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. If the use of arm and/or leg controls requires exertion of forces greater than that for sedentary work and the worker sits most of the time, the job is rated light work.
Biomedical/Equipment Operators, Inspection, Testing, Analysis, Close Assembly, Clerical, Administrative
The worker is subject to hazards.