Speech Language Pathologist/Outpt/Exempt

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Job Title:

Speech Language Pathologist/Outpt/Exempt

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Working Title:

Speech Language Pathologist

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Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

No experience required.

Required License/Registration/Certification:

Licensed/Certified eligible

Physical Requirements:

Regularly working at a computer for long periods of time utilizing repetitive motion; occasionally moving/transporting objects up to 25 lbs.


8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday.
Please be aware this is an exempt position and may require additional hours based on work need.

Job Summary:

The College of Health Sciences is currently seeking a Speech Pathologist to provide consultation, assessment, and treatment of a variety of speech, language, cognitive, and swallowing impairments in patients. Major responsibilities include direct patient care, customer service, patient education, and professional collaboration. Specific duties include performing patient evaluations; treating patients for a variety of diagnoses; completing chart reviews prior to patient care; performing therapeutic procedures; documentation in medical records; write, disseminate, and maintain reports as required by both the agencies’ policies/procedures and by the State Board for Speech Pathology; provide excellent customer service to patients, families, providers, and co-workers; and communicate with and educate patients on relevant information required to provide safe and competent speech-language therapy services.

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University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Job No:
Posted: 1/7/2021
Application Due: 1/21/2021
Work Type: Full Time