Christiana Care is recruiting for a Per Diem Speech Pathologist to work week day and weekend shifts. .
Primary responsibilities include assessing and treating adults with communication and swallowing disorders in a variety of clinical settings, including inpatient, outpatient, and acute rehabilitation with emphasis on patient-family centered care. We specialize in a variety of services, such as Videostroboscopy, Trach/Vent, VFSS, FEES and Head/Neck cancer rehabilitation with a dynamic interdisciplinary/trans-disciplinary team approach to patient care.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
Master's Degree in Speech Language Pathology
Licensure or eligibility for licensure in the state of Delaware
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) and background in medical speech pathology is preferred; strong CF candidate will be considered
Internal Number: 46297BR
About Christiana Care Health System
Christiana Care Health System is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 21st in the nation for hospital admissions. Christiana Care is proudly a Nurse Magnet recognized institution. Christiana Care Health System is also one of the largest health care providers in the mid-Atlantic region, serving all of Delaware and portions of seven counties bordering the state in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care includes two hospitals with more than 1,100 patient beds, and is a major teaching hospital with two campuses. Christiana Care is continually recognized for excellence on a regional and national level. Our role in the community is expressed in the Christiana Care Way: "We serve our neighbors as respectful, expert, caring partners in their health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value."Christiana Care is a great place to work because we value diversity and recognize it to be a core part of our success. Because of the diversity of our employees, affiliated health professionals and volunteers, we are... positioned to meet the unique needs of our patients and community. We acknowledge and celebrate the uniqueness and talent of each employee. Because of our talented workforce we are able to provide a quality healthcare experience to our patients and community. We strive to create an inclusive environment in which individual diversity can be leveraged and thrive. Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.