Speech Language Pathologist/UKHC/ On-Call

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Job Title:

Speech Language Pathologist/UKHC/ On-Call

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Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Position Time Status :

On Call

Required Education:

MS Speech Pathology

Required Related Experience:

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification:

Kentucky SLP License and Registration, CCC eligible

Physical Requirements:

Ability to perform the physical requirements necessary for the position including but not limited to: running, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, sitting on the floor, getting up and down from the floor, and lifting children and/or equipment. Must also have the capacity to provide the children and/or adults with a speech/language model.


Day shift; some weekend and holiday coverage required

Job Summary:

The University of Kentucky is currently seeking a Speech Pathologist to provide consultation, assessment, and treatment of a variety of speech, language, cognitive, and swallowing impairments in patients within hospital areas. Other services may include evaluation of patients for potential benefit from speaking valves, electrolarynx, and trachea-esophageal prosthesis. This position will require complete documentation of all services provided as well as billing of services as part of the patient care process.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Excellent communication and customer service skills; strong attention to detail abilities.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

Experience in dysphagia evaluation and treatment, including modified barium swallows and/or flexible endoscopy is preferred.

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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: 1/9/2021
Application Due: 3/10/2021
Work Type: Full Time