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Speech Pathologist

Company: Sutter Health
Location: Stevinson
Posted on: June 18, 2022

Job Description:

Position Overview:
Memorial Hospital Los Banos (MHLB), part of the Sutter Health network, is a 46-bed hospital serving the west side of Merced County since 1967. Staffed by a dedicated, compassionate group of health care providers - from medical professionals to nurses to volunteers - MHLB offers 24-hour emergency care, an intensive care unit, surgical services, obstetrics, pediatrics, diagnostic imaging, and physical therapy. MHLB recently opened an updated Rural Health Clinic to continue to provide much-needed outpatient services, resulting in a comprehensive set of health services available to residents in and around Los Banos.
Sutter Health was named one of the nation's top five large health systems in 2016 thanks to its integrated network of physician, employee and volunteer pioneers-more than 60,000 people strong. Rooted in Sutter Health's not-for-profit mission, these team members partner to deliver exceptional care that feels personal.
From physician offices to hospitals to outpatient care centers and home services, our Sutter Health team proudly supports and learns from the more than 3 million people in their care-nearly 1 percent of the U.S. population, in one of the most diverse and innovative regions in the world. Sutter pioneers adopt new technologies, make novel discoveries and embrace creative thinking to help patients and communities achieve their best health.
Position Summary:
The Speech Pathologist is directly responsible for the initiation and performance of Speech & Language and Swallowing evaluations and treatments. Responsible for speech therapy initial evaluations, patient care, documentation, aide supervision and miscellaneous non-patient care requirements.


  • Master's degree in speech pathology.

  • Current and valid California license Speech Pathologist (SP-L) or RPE applicant to practice speech pathology. If an applicant, licensure must be obtained no later than 18 months (1 1/2 years) from date of application.

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.

  • Must demonstrate excellent written/verbal interpersonal communication and problem solving skills.

  • Ability to read, write, hear and verbally communicate in English to the degree required to perform the job.

  • Must be able to travel in accordance with any requirements of your job (if MHLB and/or own vehicle used on MHLB business, must possess valid California Driver's License and upon request proof of liability insurance).

    • Prior experience in an acute care hospital setting.

    • Current American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) membership.

    • California Speech-Language-Hearing Association (CSHA) membership
      Organization:Memorial Hospital Los Banos
      Employee Status: Regular
      Employee Referral Bonus: No
      Benefits: No
      Position Status: Non-Exempt
      Union: No
      Job Shift: Day/Evening/Night
      Shift Hours:4 Hour Shift
      Days of the Week Scheduled:Varied Days
      Weekend Requirements: Every Other Weekend
      Schedule: Per Diem
      Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period:Per Diem
      Applications Accepted:All Applications Accepted
      Schedule/Shift: Per Diem/ Day/Evening/Night

Keywords: Sutter Health, Merced , Speech Pathologist, Healthcare , Stevinson, California

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