Mercy Medical Center Speech Pathologist- Inpatient - As Neede in MASON CITY, Iowa

Title: Speech Pathologist- Inpatient - As Needed - DaysDepartment: MC101_11112 Speech Pathology InpatientExpected Weekly Hours: 0Shift:Position Purpose:Job Description Details:PAY SCALE: $30.68 - $46.02Hours: 8:00am-4:30pm Monday-Friday. Sat/Sun/Holiday coverage.JOB SUMMARYThis individual is responsible to plan and implement habilitative/rehabilitative programs for individuals who exhibit speech/language/swallowing problems.POSITION QUALIFICATIONSEducation:Master's degree in the area of Speech/Language PathologyExperience:Must have demonstrated competence in an acute patient care setting for at least one year CFY supervision is available for those with no experienceSpecial Skills and Competencies:* Current licensure from the Iowa Department of Public Health* Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association is desirable.* Special aptitudes include tact, understanding and compassion and ability to communicate well with other professionals, patients and their families, both verbal and written.* Must provide proof of Basic Life Support (BLS Healthcare Provider, American Heart Association; or American Red Cross, Professional Rescuer-LIVE class only) via current card prior