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Speech-Language Pathologist Senior - Hospital Facility

Company: Michigan Medicine
Location: Ann Arbor
Posted on: March 13, 2023

Job Description:

SummaryMichigan Medicine is recruiting a Speech-Language Pathologist to join our team of 3 LSLS Certified Auditory-Verbal therapists on the Cochlear Implant and Pediatric Otolaryngology teams. The Cochlear Implant Program at Michigan Medicine specializes in pre-and post-operative care for cochlear implant candidates and recipients. Our program was established in 1984 and has provided cochlear implants to over 3000 individuals. The C.S. Mott Children's Hospital Pediatric Otolaryngology Clinic provides comprehensive care for children with hearing concerns, from birth through age 21. Speech-Language Pathologists are integral team members, both pre-and post-operatively. Working on this team of physicians and audiologists, we provide testing, diagnosis, and treatment of children with hearing disorders.Mission StatementMichigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations, and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research, and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally, and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education, and research which together enhance our contribution to society.ResponsibilitiesThis position will be responsible for performing pre- and post-operative speech and language evaluations, evaluations and re-evaluations of children with other hearing technologies, and providing Listening and Spoken Language therapy to support the development of listening and spoken language for children with permanent hearing loss who utilize cochlear implant(s), hearing aid(s), or bone conduction hearing device(s). There may also be an opportunity to provide auditory rehabilitation for adult patients following cochlear implantation.The position may also involve participation in the design, development, and implementation of clinical and research protocols and the presentation or publication of research findings. Opportunities exist for participation in lectures, workshops, and in-services to professionals throughout the state of Michigan and beyond.Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology (required)
  • ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence (required)
  • Michigan Licensure or eligibility for the state of Michigan licensure (required)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (required)
  • Ability to work effectively with medical and allied health professionals within an interdisciplinary team (required)
  • LSLS-certified Auditory verbal therapist (desired for hire as a Speech-Language Pathologist and required for hire at the Senior level)
  • Prior experience working with children with hearing loss (desired) How to Apply
    • A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached to the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.
    • Apply at: Underfill Requirements:
      • This position may be underfilled by a candidate that is in process of obtaining the LSLS certified Auditory verbal therapist or has not yet begun the process.Additional InformationThis is a full-time, FLSA-exempt position based at Briarwood Hearing Rehabilitation Center and CS Mott Hospital working a day schedule, Monday through Friday.Background ScreeningMichigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third-party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act. Pre-employment drug testing applies to all selected candidates, including new or additional faculty and staff appointments, as well as transfers from other U-M campuses.Application DeadlineJob openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.Vaccine RequirementsCOVID-19 vaccinations are required for all students, faculty, and staff working in the following areas: Michigan Medicine including the Medical School, Dental School, University Health Service, or the Mary A. Rackham Institute. This includes those working remotely and temporary workers. More information on this new policy is available on the U-M Health Response.U-M EEO/AA StatementThe University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action, employer.

Keywords: Michigan Medicine, Ann Arbor , Speech-Language Pathologist Senior - Hospital Facility, Healthcare , Ann Arbor, Michigan

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