MHM Solutions, Inc. delivers staffing and management in a wide variety of behavioral health and healthcare settings. In our partnership with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, MHM Solutions provides healthcare staffing services to over 40 Bureaus of the Commonwealth including short term, long term, F/T and P/T opportunities. Our parent company, MHM Services, is a leading national provider of specialized healthcare services to state and local government agencies. We currently provide healthcare services in 16 states with more than 7,000 employees.
We are seeking a F/T temporary Speech and Language Specialist to work 30 hours a week at Torrance State Hospital in Torrance, PA, from October to February during an employee's maternity leave. Torrance State Hospital is a dynamic, treatment oriented, psychiatric facility that emphasizes thorough and accurate assessment and individualized treatment based upon contemporary evidence based practices.
Specialist will provide hear tests, diagnostic services and plans treatment program of individual or group therapy for persons with speech impediments -auditory, speech, language and related disabilities - but not deaf, at this state operated facility. As an independent clinician, and part of an interdisciplinary team, you will perform evaluations and reassessments, provide services for patients requiring Speech and Language Pathology services with a wide variety of diagnoses. Provide patient, family and care giver education. Provide swallow evaluations when requested. Complete all documentation to ensure accurate and timely information.
Master's Degree from an accredited Speech and Language Pathology program.
Must have Certificate of Clinical Competence- CCC
Current PA license to practice Speech, Language and Hearing
CPR certification required
Experience performing swallow evaluations preferred.
Candidate should demonstrate a high degree of professionalism, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, organizational skills, and problem solving skills.