Mercy Speech Therapist - Acute Therapy - Flexible Schedule in Springfield, Missouri
We’re a Little Different
Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.
We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.
At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.
For the 2 nd years in a row Mercy has been named one of the top five Large health Systems in the Nation by Truven Health Analytics.
- Benefits are available day one of employment.
To learn more about Mercy Hospital-Springfield, please click on the below link for a short video:
To learn more about the Springfield community, click
Responsibilities and Qualifications
The Speech Therapist, under the direction of a physician order, administers a specific speech-language pathology evaluation and plans and implements a treatment program. The treatment plan is based on the patient’s physical, developmental and psychosocial needs. Provides advisory service to other interdisciplinary team members to promote quality care.
We’re all unique pieces of a puzzle at Mercy, connected together to create a beautiful picture of health. And being the perfect fit for your role requires a specific set of qualifications that you’ll bring with you:
Entry level Master’s degree from an accredited program of Speech Language Pathology.
Must be eligible for Certificate of Clinical Competency and hold current licensure in the State of Missouri.
Must have a current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider card or complete a course within their probation period.
Must have general knowledge of evaluation and treatment principles for a diverse number and types of diagnoses.
We’ll Support You at Work and Home
Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.
What Makes a Good Match for Mercy
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.
Requisition ID 2017-758637
Category Rehabilitation/Therapy Services
Position Type Part Time
Shift(s) Days, Evenings, Holidays, Varies/Rotating, Weekends
Department Acute Therapy Services