Nationwide Children's Hospital

  • Speech Language Pathologist- Speech Pathology Main JH

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2 weeks ago)
    Requisition ID
    Allied Health
  • Overview

    Full time position

    Benefits eligible


    Department is to provide preventative evaluative, and therapeutic services in communication to children and their families. A Speech-Language Pathologist screens and/or evaluates speech, language, oral motor skills, swallowing, and cognition, scores and interprets tests, plans and provides therapeutic intervention, provides parent education, and communicates with outside agencies and referral sources for children on the autism spectrum.The Speech-Language Pathologist demonstrates competencies defined (*) in Speech-Language Pathologist's responsibilities in providing age-appropriate care to patients from the age of birth through 21 years, and select adult patients.


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    1. Completes Speech screens

    2. Completes Speech Evaluation

    3. Completes Language Evaluation

    4. Completes Cognitive screen

    5. Completes Cognitive Evaluation

    6. Completes Oral Motor Assessment

    7. Completes Dysphagia Evaluation

    8. Completes Voice Evaluation

    9. Completes Fluency Evaluation

    10. Completes Auditory Processing Evaluation

    11. Completes Hearing Screens

    12. Complete Cochlear Implant Evaluation

    13. Scores and interprets tests

    14. Completes documentation of services

    15. Plans individual therapy

    16. Plans group therapy

    17. Set measurable treatment goals

    18. Provides individual therapy

    19. Provides group therapy

    20. Provides parent education

    21. Provides referral sources

    22. Communicates with outside agencies

    23. Provides instruction to Medical Residents, Medical Students, Nurses, and Speech Pathology students.

    24. Maintains Ohio Licensure

    25. Maintains ASHA Accreditation

    26. Works with team to develop autism-specific services

    27. Collaborates with outside and internal professionals to best provide autism-specialized services



    1. Master's Degree in Speech-Language Pathology

    2. Valid Ohio License in Speech Pathology

    3. Certification in Speech Pathology from the American Speech Language Hearing Association



    Physical requirements may include talking, hearing, seeing, lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling, standing, walking, sitting, balancing, stooping, kneeling, reaching, finger dexterity, etc. Lifting and pushing are required occasionally. The above list of duties is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this classification. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of duties performed by the individual so classified, nor is it intended to limit or modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct, and control the work of employees under his/her supervision.


    EOE M/F/Disability/Vet


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