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SOUTHWEST REHABILITATION IN NORTH BEND, OREGON HAS A FULL-TIME POSITION AVAILABLE FOR ONE SLP OR CLINICAL FELLOW (CF) IN SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY.
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.
Lifestyle: We are located on the Southern Oregon Coast with the Coastal Mountains and the Pacific ocean right at your fingertips! A perfect location for someone who loves the outdoors. There is no sales tax in Oregon.
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This one is in NY:
Kings County Hospital Center is looking for a full time SLP. Acute care experience is preferred, but willing to train the right fit! Flexibility to work a few weekends a month is a must.

Link to apply:

Clinical Fellowship in Head and Neck Cancer

UR Medicine Speech Pathology

Clinical Fellowship in Head and Neck Cancer

UR Medicine’s Wilmot Cancer Institute provides world-class cancer treatment and care and conducts pivotal research. The goal is to prevent and conquer cancer through innovation in science, patient care, education, and community outreach.

Based in Rochester, N.Y., as part of the University of Rochester Medical Center system, Wilmot serves approximately 3 million people in a 27-county region in western and central New York. Established in 1974, it has a long history of outstanding clinical care and research breakthroughs. Wilmot features an 87-bed flagship cancer center, with 13 outpatient locations.

The Head and Neck Comprehensive Care Center at Wilmot Cancer Institute is a truly multidisciplinary setting where a prospective Clinical Fellow will be collaborating with fellowship trained head and neck and microvascular reconstruction surgeons, ENT surgical residents, Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Oncology Nurses, Registered Dietician, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and two dedicated head and neck cancer Speech Pathologists, amongst other disciplines as well.

Job Description:

September 1, 2022 through August 30, 2023

A firm 1 year commitment is expected

Full Time 40 hours Speech Pathology

Position Summary:

We are seeking a qualified graduate of an accredited Speech-Language Pathology program to complete a 12-month, full-time, paid clinical fellowship. This fellowship will be focused on the evaluation and treatment of speech, swallowing and voice in individuals with a diagnosis of cancer of the head and neck. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing education and counseling regarding acute and latent effects of radiation on speech and swallowing function
  • Establishing prophylactic and rehabilitative voice and swallowing exercise programs
  • Work closely with the multidisciplinary oncology team to ensure patients achieve adequate nutrition and hydration while optimizing functional swallowing outcomes pre/peri/post radiation (with/without chemotherapy)
  • Preoperative education and counseling regarding expected anatomic and functional changes to speech, voice, swallowing and respiration for a variety of head/neck surgical interventions, including total laryngectomy
  • Evaluation and rehabilitation of postoperative speech, voice and swallowing in both acute and outpatient settings
  • Voice restoration following total laryngectomy, including management of tracheoesophageal voice prosthesis
  • Instrumental evaluation of swallowing with video fluoroscopy and FEES
  • Comprehensive swallowing and voice evaluation and treatment in individuals with history of head/neck cancer diagnosis

The clinical fellow will be mentored by a certified speech-language pathologist and work as part of a team in an interdisciplinary head and neck cancer clinic. He or she will be responsible for completing evaluations and developing individualized treatment plans, participating in oncology team meetings, presenting an educational lecture to the speech-language pathology department, attending monthly departmental and educational meetings and completing daily documentation and billing through the electronic medical record system.

Minimum Education & Experience Requirements:

Interested candidates should have a strong interest and background in the evaluation and treatment of individuals with head and neck cancer as demonstrated through their graduate coursework and/ or clinical internships. The candidate must have completed their master’s level coursework at an accredited University program in speech-language pathology prior to beginning the position. The candidate must have a strong academic background, be highly motivated, demonstrate initiative and be independent and ready to work in a busy, fast-paced clinical environment.

Application Deadline: 2/1/2022, 12 AM (midnight) EST

Applicants should send the following information to the Department of Speech-Language Pathology via email:

To apply for this position, please send the following information, formatted as specified. Applications not received in this format, will not be considered.

  • Applications should be received in 1 PDF document
  • The first item in the application should be a cover sheet with the applicant’s name, email address, complete mailing address, phone number, and designate the position being applied for the Clinical Fellowship for Head and Neck Cancer
  • The second item in the application should be a 1-page cover letter indicating interest in the Clinical Fellowship in Head and Neck Cancer
  • The third item in the application should be a curriculum vitae or resume
  • The last item in the application should be the two letters of reference from clinical supervisors

Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

Application link: Careers (rochester.edu)

Peter Sullivan, Speech-Language Pathologist

Department of Speech-Language Pathology

601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 627

Rochester, New York 14642

peter_sullivan@urmc.rochester.edu

Fax: 585-271-7228

The University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. The University believes that a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace culture enhances the performance of our organization and our ability to fulfill our important missions. The University is committed to fostering and supporting an environment inclusive of people regardless of their race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, marital status, age, physical abilities, political affiliation, religious beliefs, or any other non-merit fact, so that all employees feel included, equally valued and supported.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

PLEASE NOTE, as announced, with limited exceptions, the University is requiring all faculty and staff to be vaccinated against COVID-19.

Job Types: Full-time, Internship

Pay: From $31,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Education:

  • Master’s (Required)

Work Location: One location