Title:  Speech Pathologist

Division:  Otolaryngology
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, Variable Work Schedule
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $31,575 - $43,575
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  13498

Summary

The Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas is seeking a part-time speech-language pathologist. The ideal candidate should have experience in the evaluation and treatment of upper airway and swallowing disorders. Ability to independently perform modified barium swallow studies and FEES is preferred. The successful candidate will work within a growing multidisciplinary team of laryngologists, head and neck surgeons, and speech pathologists. Additional opportunities available with this position include participation in weekly tumor board, education and training of students and residents, community outreach, and participation in multidisciplinary research. Our department has close working relationships with the other departments within Baylor Medicine as well as across the Texas Medical Center including Texas Children's Hospital, and the Michael DeBakey VA Medical Center.

 

This position will be located at Ben Taub General Hospital. 

Job Duties

  • Evaluates and treats inpatient and outpatient adults and pediatric patients with communication disorders and/or swallowing disorders.
  • Schedules appointments, discusses patient progress and/or status with physicians and other professionals.
  • Provides patient/family education.
  • Monitors patient needs.
  • Documents daily treatment and evaluation results.
  • May supervise student externs. 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Speech Language Pathology.
  • One year of relevant experience.
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence from the American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA).
  • Texas State Licensure as a Speech Pathologist from the Texas Department of Licensing & Regulation (TDLR).

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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