JeffFit, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital’s Outpatient Rehabilitation, is hiring a per diem Pediatric Speech Pathologist with at least two years of pediatric experience, motivated to treat in outpatient and inpatient settings, including neonatal intensive care nursery. We are a small pediatric team within the Department of Rehabilitation Services, fostering effective collaboration between occupational therapists, physical therapists and speech-language pathologists, and with a strong referral base from Nemours at Jefferson and private providers. Outpatient would be seen at the Methodist as well as the Center City campus, depending on census.
Evaluation and treatment of a variety of pediatric diagnoses, including Autism, Sensory Integration Disorders, Developmental Delays, and Cerebral Palsy;
Use of Evidenced Based Practice, participation in continued education opportunities, and collaboration with other colleagues.
Current Pennsylvania State Licensure as an Speech Pathologist
As an academic medical center within a regional healthcare system, Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals are dedicated to excellence in patient care, patient safety and the quality of the healthcare experience. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals among the best hospitals in the nation, and has recognized a number of its specialties including orthopedics, rehab...ilitation medicine, cancer, digestive diseases, ear, nose and throat and respiratory disorders. Begun in 1825, the Hospital now has 969 licensed acute care beds, with major programs in a wide range of clinical specialties. Services are provided at four locations--the main hospital facility and the Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, both in Center City Philadelphia, Methodist Hospital in South Philadelphia and Jefferson at Voorhees in South Jersey.