Providence St. Joseph Health

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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Speech Therapist in Fortuna, California

We are looking for a Speech Therapist with the Speech Department at Redwood Memorial Hospital.

Location: Fortuna & Eureka, CA

Work Schedule: Part time - 64 Biweekly hours

Shift: 8 Hour - Day shift

Job Summary:

The Staff Speech-Language Therapist (ST) I is responsible for completing evaluations, developing written treatment plans, and providing on-going treatments that are designed to improve the patient’s functional status in conjunction with overall treatment objectives. Meets all clinical, organizational and position requirements as defined in the Speech Therapy policies for Scope of Practice and Professional Standards.


  • Meets ADA requirements for the job position

  • Clinical skills for a ST

  • Valid Drivers License and Insured Motor Vehicle Readily Available within two (2) hours notice for Transportation Between Hospital Sites

Position Qualifications:

Education: Graduation from accredited college or university with a BA, MA, or Doctorate in Speech Therapy or related; and/or CA State Speech Therapy Licensure.

Experience: One year experience providing Rehab and hospital experience is preferred.

Training/Knowledge: Maintenance of continuing education requirements for licensure renewal

Licensure: BLS certified. Current licensure by the State of California or meets the educational requirements for licensure and is in the process of accumulating the supervised experience required for licensure (RPE Standards).

National Geographic Traveler calls Humboldt County one of the world's top ten great places while the USDA declares this area to be "America's Most Scenic Rural County."It's also home for St. Joseph Hospital, located in Eureka and serving the community since 1920. We're a full-service, state-of-the-art facility with 145 licensed beds including a 15-bed Acute Rehab Unit.Redwood Memorial Hospital is located in the Eel River Valley in the southern part of Humboldt County.Redwood Memorial Hospital fosters a healing and welcoming environment by taking a holistic, patient-centered approach to medicine.To learn more about our facilities and all Humboldt County has to offer, please visit: St. Joseph Hospital provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, St. Joseph Hospital complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.Positions specified as "on call/per diem" refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis" to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: Humboldt County Entities

Category: Speech Therapy

Req ID: R319231