HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Speech Therapist PRN in Denton, Texas

Speech Therapist PRN (As Needed) - Weekend Rotations and Vacation Coverage

Position Summary: It is the responsibility of each employee to maximize the resources of the hospital. As a member of the Medical City Denton team, the employee makes a significant contribution to the public’s perception of the hospital. The employee performs all services as they may relate to patient care/treatment with consideration for the age/condition of the patient. The employee performs additional task/activities as assigned.

Education: Masters Degree

Licensure/certification/registration: Texas SLP license ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC-SLP) Vital Stim Certification BLS

Experience: Experience in post acute and acute care services and with communicative and/or swallowing disorders and associated assessment and treatment

MENTAL AND EMOTIONAL REQUIREMENTS Manage stress appropriately Make decisions under pressure Manage anger/fear/hostility/violence of others Handle multiple priorities Work alone Work in areas that are confined and/or crowded

HAZARDS Exposure to toxic/caustic/chemicals/detergents Exposure to extreme conditions, hot/cold Exposure to dust/fumes/helicopter Exposure to moving mechanical parts Exposure to x-ray/electromagnetic energy Exposure to high pitched noises Gaseous risk exposure Exposure to communicable diseases Exposure to potential electric shock

Category System For Potential Contact With Blood, Body Fluids or Tissues: Category I, II or III Category I = High risk: Job or activity can reasonably anticipate that regular contact with blood, body fluids or tissues is likely.

WORKING CONDITIONS INSIDESpends approximately 75% or more of time inside. Inside work has good ventilation, comfortable temperature

WORK POSITIONS: 40%Sitting 20%Standing 40%Walking

PHYSICAL DEMANDS MEDIUM WORK - Lifting 50-lbs. maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighting up to 25 lbs. OTHER - Ability to lift, push and pull with assistance (mechanical or co-worker), the weight of the average patient specific to the department

Job: *Therapy & Rehabilitation

Title: Speech Therapist PRN

Location: Texas-Denton-Denton Regional Medical Center - Denton

Requisition ID: 06251-94703