Pediatric Speech Pathologist
The Speech-Language Pathologist at Kelsey-Seybold Clinic is an important member of the healthcare team assisting with the evaluation and treatment of patients with swallowing and oral feeding disorders, cognitive and or communication deficits of functional and/or organic origin. The position will include treating primarily pediatric patients in an outpatient setting, with specific patient care responsibilities and treatment assignments depending on the selected candidate’s qualifications and experience. This position offers a unique opportunity for professional growth. Excellent opportunities for continuing education and mentoring are offered. Training will be provided to the selected candidate.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other assignments, projects, and duties may be required:
Provide a comprehensive evaluation of assigned patients; develop & administer the plan of care consistent with the area(s) of deficit; maintain appropriate records of activity and services provided.
Initiate referrals and convey recommendations to the appropriate resource; maintain records of activity and services provided.
Participate in Meetings
Facilitate Program Development
Other duties as assigned
Onsite Presence: Is Required
Benefits and Compensation:
Our physicians practice medicine in a collaborative manner amongst many medical specialties and sub-specialties embracing technology and teamwork to provide patient-centered care. Our compensation package is productivity-based and includes salary, paid time off, CME, and matching 401K. Affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine and the Texas Heart Institute.
Multispecialty group practice setting
Regular weekday hours
Full nursing and clerical support
Paid malpractice and tail coverage
Electronic Medical Records
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Kelsey-Seybold Clinic is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. Kelsey-Seybold is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans
Master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology.
Certification or eligibility for Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology awarded by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
Licensure or eligible for Speech-Language Pathology license issued by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation within 30 days of the date of entry into the job.
Preferred: Experience with pediatrics
Kelsey-Seybold Clinic is Houston’s premier multispecialty group practice, founded in 1949 by Dr. Mavis Kelsey in Houston’s famous Texas Medical Center. More than 500 physicians and allied health professionals practice at 30 locations and an accredited Sleep Center in the Greater Houston area. Medical services offered by Kelsey-Seybold include medical care in 55 medical specialties including primary care and specialty care, outpatient surgery centers, an accredited Sleep Center, a Radiation Therapy Center, laboratory services, advanced radiology services and other diagnostic services, 15 on-site Kelsey pharmacies, and a secure web portal for patients to communicate with their Kelsey-Seybold doctors, get test results and schedule appointments.
Kelsey-Seybold has been recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as the nation’s first accredited Accountable Care Organization and a Level 3 (highest) Patient-Centered Medical Home. Kelsey-Seybold has many physicians in the Greater Houston area certified for excellence in diabetes, heart, and stroke care by the NCQA. In addition to these recognitions, Kelsey-Seybold is home to a nationally accredited Breast Diagnostic Center, Endoscopy Center, Infusion Center, and Cancer Center.