Skip Navigation

Search Our Jobs

SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGIST, DOWNEY; PER DIEM, DAYS

Job ID 9071-977 Date posted 02/25/2020

Are you a seasoned Speech Language Professional with the passion and experience to make a difference with one of the nation's top hospital systems for best practices and cutting-edge advancements in quality and healthcare technology? Consider this extraordinary opportunity to practice at PIH Health, Downey.

About Us:

  • PIH Health is a nonprofit health and wellness network serving Los Angeles and Orange Counties. Our integrated system consists of 747 beds at two acute care hospitals and a multi-specialty medical group.
  • Strong community reputation
  • 2014, 2015 Favorite Workplace
  • Innovative, transparent, family-like culture

About the Opportunity:

  • Perform evaluations and treatments to inpatients in acute setting.
  • Working primarily with dysphagia, aphasia, small number or tracheostomy patients
  • Perform video fluoroscopic evals with radiologist
  • Collaborative supportive team including, manager, supervisor and fellow SLP staff. Also, very supportive nursing and ancillary departments
  • With so much growth it's a perfect time to join us and build and create your specialty.
  • Treat patients in your own private office
  • Report to a manager with an open door, one that allows for independence, flexible, respectful and willing to listen and learn

Required Skills

  • Experience in the evaluation and treatment of children adolescents, adults, and elderly with a variety of diagnoses.
  • Experience in evaluation and treatment of cognitive impairments, neurological disorders and voice disorders.
  • With consideration to age, employee utilizes the approved process to resolve biophysical, psychological, educational, and environmental needs of the patient/significant others when administering care.

Required Experience

  • Masters degree or equivalency in Speech/Language Pathology from an accredited education program.
  • Current state license as a Speech/Language Pathologist by the State of California Board of Medical Examiners
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence from American Speech/Language and Hearing Association (ASHA)
  • A minimum of one year of experience is preferred
  • Basic Windows and mouse skills preferred
  • American Heart Association CPR (BLS) certification required

Beyond the benefits that come with working for the area's leading community healthcare provider – one that also recognizes the need to ensure patient safety and comfort – you'll enjoy an extremely competitive compensation and benefits package.  We are an equal opportunity employer and seek diversity in our workforce.   EOE M/F/D/V

Sign Up For Job Alerts

Don't see your dream job posted? Please set a job alert and you will be notified when a position becomes available.

Areas of InterestSearch for a category and select one from the list of suggestions. Select a location from the list of options. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert.

  • Rehabilitation, Downey, California, United StatesRemove
  • Speech Therapy (SP), Downey, California, United StatesRemove