Job ID: 956416
Facility: The Outer Banks Hospital, Inc.
Location: Nags Head, NC
Date Posted: May 9, 2022
About the Outer Banks Hospital
Known for the wide expanse of open beaches and the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the Outer Banks of North Carolina is home to The Outer Banks Hospital.
Situated in Nags Head, we’re driven to provide the highest-quality, compassionate care in a manner that embodies the friendly hospitality that the Outer Banks is renowned for. Our patient survey ratings and team member engagement scores rank among the best in the nation. We may appear small but we’re mighty and are one of only a handful of critical access hospitals in the U.S. to have an accredited cancer program.
Voted one of the top 100 community hospitals in the nation by Becker’s Hospital Review, we are a partnership between Vidant Health in Greenville, NC and Chesapeake Regional Healthcare in Chesapeake, VA. We offer a broad range of inpatient and outpatient services to meet the healthcare needs of our community, whose year-round population of 35,000 swells to over 250,000 in the summer months.
Our campus offers four ORs, a medical/surgical unit, a labor & delivery suite with a dedicated caesarian section OR, a full rehabilitation therapy center, cancer treatment and radiation therapy center, and a 24-hour emergency department.
In addition, we are affiliated with the Outer Banks Medical Group comprised of multiple primary care, specialty care, and urgent care practices.
We welcome you to make a difference with us and to become a part of our collaborative and innovative community.
Speech therapist is responsible for developing and implementing therapeutic speech and language development program and services. He/she also examines, tests, diagnoses and administers treatments for patients with speech and language disorders, hearing disorders and/or motor disorders. Speech therapist shall be responsible for observing and evaluating diagnostic and treatment effects and communicating results with the appropriate medical and health care staff.
Minimum of Masters of Science or a Masters of Arts degree in Speech-Language Pathology from an accredited university. All course work for ASHA certification in Speech Language Pathology must be complete. Must have a North Carolina license in Speech-Language Pathology or be eligible for same. A certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology awarded by the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association is required. Current American Heart Association (AHA) BLS Healthcare Provider status is required upon hire.
One year of experience preferred.
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
This is a full-time, 32 hours per week, position.
This position is eligible for full-time team member benefits.