CF SLP Position with Southwest Rehabilitation (North Bend, OR)


Opportunities Include:

  • Training in all aspects of medical Speech-Language Pathology

Responsibilities Include:

  • Evaluation of patients from the age of 0 to 99+ in all patient care settings
  • Design and implementation of a care plan
  • Accurate and timely documentation at all facilities served
  • Collaboration with physicians, nursing, respiratory, dietary, and other treatment disciplines in order to meet our unique patient needs
  • Participation in team conferences, rounds, and meetings

SOUTHWEST REHABILITATION is a privately owned, medically based, treatment facility that offers diagnostics and treatment in:

  • Hospitals
  • Clinic
  • Skilled nursing facilities
  • Transitional homes
  • Home Health
  • Hospice
  • Outpatient facilities

SOUTHWEST REHABILITATION has been in business in North Bend, Oregon since 1989 and is owned and operated by a Speech-Language Pathologist with over 30 years of experience.

SOUTHWEST REHABILITATION partners with local physicians and surgeons to provide coordinated care for patients with:

  • Ventilator dependency
  • Tracheostomy
  • Total laryngectomy
  • Dysphagia
  • Acute stroke
  • Neurologic impairments
  • Autism
  • Auditory processing
  • Feeding issues

…and many more etiologies for both the adult and pediatric populations.

SOUTHWEST REHABILITATION is located at 2085 Suite A, Inland Drive in North Bend, Oregon, and services the communities of Coos Bay, North Bend,  Bandon, Coquille, and Myrtle Point. We recently moved into a new facility with multiple treatment rooms, including a pediatric treatment room with a parent viewing area, a communication disorders preschool, and a medical tx room for stroboscopy, TEP changes, and more.

Visit our website at for more information about our facility or call Melody Sheldon, Clin.Sc.D., CCC-SLP at 541/252-1290.

Lifestyle: We are located on the Southern Oregon Coast with the Coastal Mountains and the ocean right at your fingertips! A perfect location for someone who loves the outdoors. There is no sales tax in Oregon.

Speech Language Pathologist Clinical Fellow – Inpatient Rehab (Salem, OR)


Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics are part of a network of state of the art medical facilities located within the heart of the Willamette Valley. At Salem Health, we pride ourselves on being a community centric, diverse organization that has been voted a top workplace by our employees for three years running.

We continually strive to provide innovative paths to learning and growth while maintaining an environment of strategic problem solving objectives through Lean driven principles. We understand that hardworking, conscientious and compassionate team members are one of our most valuable assets and we are always looking for outstanding people to join our team.

Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics complies with the Oregon COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement for Healthcare Providers and Healthcare Staff in Healthcare Settings and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination Interim Final Rule. Every candidate who accepts a position with Salem Health will be required to furnish proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to starting employment (“Fully vaccinated” means having received both doses of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccine or one dose of a single-dose COVID-19 vaccine, and at least 14 days have passed since the individual’s final dose of COVID-19 vaccine).  Details can be found on the Oregon Health Authority site here.


Your Role With Us:

Salem Health, Hospitals and Clinics is excited to announce that we are looking for our next Speech Language Pathologist Clinical Fellow to join our Inpatient Rehab team.  The Clinical Fellow will commit to a one (1) year fellowship position in which you will gain exceptional experience which will help you further your career.

Join our collaborative team on the inpatient rehab unit at Salem Health. Inpatient Rehab provides an intensive therapy program in which patients receive at least three hours of therapy/day across all disciplines including PT, OT and speech. Length of stay is between 1-3 weeks and the majority of patients discharge home or to a community setting.

In your clinical fellowship year, you will apply the principles of professional practice in Speech-Language Pathology in evaluating and treating communication, cognition, and swallowing disorders to restore, reinforce and/or enhance a person’s ability to function as independently as possible. You will also develop home programs and provide care giver/family training to enhance ongoing intervention.  You will consult with physicians and other members of the rehabilitation team to deliver a coordinated therapy program that meets the holistic needs of the patient.

What you will need:


  • Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology/ Communication Sciences and Disorders, required

Licenses, Certifications, & Registrations

  • Eligible for a temporary license in Oregon under the supervision of an ASHA certified SLP

Special Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • Complete specialist coursework and hands-on training if working with high-risk populations including adult feeding/swallowing patients.
  • Must be able to demonstrate understanding of quality impact scoring and its impact on length of stay within 3 months of hire.

Application & Interview Information:

On demand video interview

  • Once you submit your application and it is determined that you meet minimum qualifications, you will receive an email with a link to submit an on demand video response to a few screening questions. This video can be completed at your leisure as long as you submit it by the due date. You will need access to camera, microphone and speakers.
  • The selection committee will meet and review all on demand video responses immediately. You can expect to be notified by end of week if you are moving forward to the interview stage.


The selection committee will invite finalist to come onsite for interviews, this will be your opportunity to see the facility & meet the team.


Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status or condition protected by law.

Salem Health Hospitals and Clinics is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for applicants. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact