Company: Phoenix Children's Hospital
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Department: PCH-SE | OP Speech Therapy
Posting #: 576163
Date Posted: 6/7/2021
Employee Type: Regular
This position is responsible for providing speech-language
pathology services to a pediatric population, from infant through
adolescence/young adulthood. Performs evaluation, program planning,
and treatment of patients in the areas of speech, language,
cognitive communication, voice, feeding, and swallowing, specific
to age and developmental/functional level determined by
- Family-Centered care that focuses on the need of the child
first and values the family as an important member of the care
- Excellence in clinical care, service and communication
- Collaborative within our institution and with others who share
our mission and goals
- Leadership that set the standard for pediatric health care
today and innovations of the future
- Accountability to our patients, community and each other for
providing the best in the most cost-effective way.
- Evaluates and treats patients with a wide range of diagnoses
including but not limited to speech, language, cognitive
communication, voice, feeding, and swallowing. Demonstrates
knowledge of typical development and possesses skills necessary to
provide age appropriate services. Uses pediatric-based behavior
management strategies and matches diagnostic/therapeutic
interventions to age/ability of the child, using a framework of
family-centered care. Establishes appropriate treatment plans with
age-appropriate, functional, and measurable goals with target
timeframes. Obtains mutual agreement upon discussion with
family/guardian. Implements patient's plan of care using various
treatment modalities as prescribed by a physician. Performs
patient/family teaching for maximizing function within the
home/community and implementation of home program. Provides care as
outlined in standards of care according to ASHA and the PCH
Policies & Procedures Manual.
- Maintains appropriate and timely documentation in compliance
with Joint Commission, state/federal guidelines, and CARF
standards, including participation in Total Quality
- Builds and maintains rapport within the department, hospital,
and community, professionally interacting with physicians,
families, and hospital/community personnel. This includes
preparation and participation in in-service training programs.
Supervises and directs rehab technician and/or students, providing
input into their performance evaluations.
- Performs miscellaneous job related duties as requested.
Keywords: Phoenix Children's Hospital, Scottsdale , Speech Pathologist-MG, Other , Scottsdale, Arizona
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