Hawaii Pacific Health Speech Language Pathologist - Speech Language Therapy in Honolulu, Hawaii

Job Description

Founded in 1921, Straub Medical Center is a fully integrated nonprofit health care system with a 159-bed tertiary care hospital in Honolulu, a network of neighborhood clinics and a visiting specialist program that reaches throughout the state of Hawai‘i. With more than 300 employed or contracted physicians who are leaders in their fields, Straub provides its patients with expert diagnoses and treatments for more than 30 different medical specialties, including bone and joint, heart, cancer, endocrinology/diabetes, family medicine, gastroenterology, geriatric medicine, internal medicine, women’s health, vascular and urology. Straub is home to the Pacific Region’s only multi-disciplinary burn treatment center. The hospital consistently brings new technologies and innovative medical practices to Hawai‘i, such as pioneering minimally invasive cardiac surgery and total joint replacement. In 2010, the American Heart Association recognized Straub in three areas of excellence: Coronary Artery Disease (Gold Award), Heart Failure (Silver Award) and Heart Attack (Bronze Award).

Our team of speech language pathologists works to help infants, children, adolescents and adults reach their full potential in mobility, communication and daily living skills. They work with people who have difficulty producing speech sounds, such as rhythm and fluency problems, stuttering, voice disorders, cognitive communication impairments, or simply those who wish to improve their communication skills. The department’s integrated program involves highly trained specialists that may include audiologists, speech-language therapists, occupational therapists and physical therapists.

As a Speech Language Pathologist at Straub, you have the opportunity to bring the gift of speech and rehabilitative speech therapy to patients suffering communicational challenges. Specifically, you will provide speech-language services and consolation for inpatients and outpatients as medical center locations and contract sites. We are looking for someone compassionate with excellent patient care and communication skills atmosphere and a commitment to delivering the highest quality health care to Hawai‘i’s people.

Location: Straub Medical Center, Honolulu, HI

Work Schedule: Rotating - 8 Hours

Work Type: Per Diem

FTE: 0.250000

Bargaining Unit: Non-Bargaining

Exempt: No

Minimum Qualifications: Must meet education requirements for Hawaii state licensing. Current Hawai‘i Speech Language Pathology license and current American Heart Association Heart Saver – AED CPR card Heart Saver-AED card. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) Certification. Dysphagia experience in acute hospital setting.

Preferred Qualifications: One (1) year general speech language pathology experience.

EOE/AA/Disabled/Vets

Position Speech Language Pathologist - Speech Language Therapy

Category Rehab Services

Employment Type Employee

Location Straub Medical Center, Honolulu, HI

Req ID 8154