CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S., from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services, CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources, CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities, advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable, and innovating how and where healing can happen, both inside our hospitals and out in the community.
Under the direction of the Home Health Therapist Supervisor, the Home Health/Hospice Speech/Language Pathologist is a licensed professional who is legally and ethically responsible for planning, administering and continually evaluating a corrective rehabilitative treatment program for medically referred patients. The position requires work in critical and special care areas. The therapist schedules, evaluates, plans and implements treatment programs according to the principles and practices of speech/language pathology.
Clinical competence certificate in Speech Pathology.
Current Oregon license in speech Pathology.
Must have a valid Oregon driver’s license, own transportation and car insurance. Driving record must be clear of any chargeable accidents involving negligence within the previous 36 months, more than 2 moving violations in the previous 12 months, more than 4 moving violations in the previous 36 months, or any felony conviction related to the operation of a motor vehicle, D.W.I./D.U.I.
BLS must be obtained within 30 days of hire.
Minimum of one year of clinical experience in adult speech and language dysfunction and dysphagia.
One year Home Health experience preferred.
Membership in the state and national association suggested.
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