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Speech Therapist (SLP)
- San Diego, California
- Job Type
- 19 May 2023
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Join an award-winning team of dedicated professionals committed to our core values of quality, compassion, and community! Alvarado Hospital, a member of Prime Healthcare, offers incredible opportunities to expand your horizons and be part of a community dedicated to making a difference.
Alvarado Hospital is a 306-bed full-service acute care hospital centrally located in San Diego adjacent to San Diego State University. Ranked in the top 5% nationally for patient safety, the hospital has also been ranked among America's 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery , Spine Surgery and Critical Care . Alvarado Hospital offers more than 25 programs and services, including the Advanced Spine & Joint Institute, cardiac services, San Diego Rehabilitation Institute outpatient rehabilitation, sexual medicine, geriatric-psychiatric care, vascular services, and an Emergency Department that is accredited for geriatric care. To learn more, visit .
Responsible for the evaluation, treatment planning and implementation of treatment for patients demonstrating disorders of speech, language, cognition, swallowing and other services prescribed by a physician. Assists in developing and implementing new and ongoing programs beneficial for the enhancement of the department.
Education and Work Experience
Graduate of an accredited college or university with Bachelor's in speech therapy required
MS degree in Speech-Language Pathology preferred
At least one year of experience in a hospital setting
Licensed by the State in Speech-Language Pathology
Current BLS for healthcare provider's certification upon hire and maintain current.
We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources. EEO is the Law:
Alvarado Hospital Medical Center offers competitive compensation and a reasonable compensation estimate for this role is $52.00. The exact starting compensation to be offered will be determined at the time of selecting an applicant for hire, in which a wide range of factors will be considered, including but not limited to, skillset, years of applicable experience, education, credentials and licensure.
- Job Reference: 1010171843-2
- Date Posted: 19 May 2023
- Recruiter: Alvarado Hospital Medical Center
- Location: San Diego, California
- Salary: On Application
- Sector: Healthcare & Medical
- Job Type: Permanent