A stronger bond with patients A stronger chance of recovery
BE THE CONNECTION. Your role as a speechpathologist
(SLP) lets you be the connection between the compassionate care
youprovide and exceptional patient outcomes. Use your passion for
rehabilitationto ensure that patients receive care that sets the
standard while you lead with compassion and empathy. Enhance the
impact of your abilitieswith national post-acute care leader
WhatMakes Encompass Health Careers Different—and Better:
Working at Encompass Health means being partof something
special: A team that is passionate about making an impact
onpatients’ lives each day. Unlike the typical hospital setting,
Encompass Healthoffers you the unique opportunity to walk alongside
patients on their road torecovery from stroke, spinal cord
injuries, neurological disorders, jointreplacements, multiple
trauma and cardiac/pulmonary conditions. As you helppatients
achieve goals and regain independence, you can form
significantrelationships with them and celebrate the successes they
experience along theway.
Our culture of compassion and collaborationis founded on more
than just the care we provide our patients; it is expressedin the
values we live. We encourage and empower each employee to
keeplearning and growing by providing the resources to deliver a
better way tocare. At Encompass Health, you’ll find something
decidedly different and moresatisfying: A career that is
challenging, inspiring and rewarding. Maximize your talent and join
ateam that is committed to setting the standard for better
healthcare with this engaging opportunity:
SPEECH PATHOLOGIST (SLP)
Here is youropportunity to channel the full extent of your
knowledge, skills, ambition, andexperience on a daily basis.
Inspire our patients to progress each day as you:
• Provide speech-language treatment andpatient care according to
hospital, state and federal regulations andprofessional
• Delegate tasks and supervise fellows,technicians and
• Maintain open and ongoing communicationwith hospital
departments to ensure that patient, staff and hospital needs
Credentials: • Current state licensure orcertification on
or before the first day of employment required.
• CPR certification preferred unlessotherwise required by
hospital policy essential.
• Successful completion of an accreditedmaster’s degree program
or an accredited bachelor’s degree program plussufficient
experience in the field a must.
• Demonstrated competence inspeech-language pathology
evaluation, assessment, care planning and treatmentrequired.
• Effective communication skills forworking with patients,
families and caregivers required.
Enjoy competitive compensation and benefits that start on day
• Benefits that begin when you do. • Affordable medical, dental
and vision plansprovided to meet the needs of full and part-time
employees and their families.
• Generous paid time off that increases withtenure.
• Tuition reimbursement and continuingeducation
• Company-matching 401(k) and employeestock-purchase plans.
• Flexible spending and health savings accounts. About
Us: Helping patients regain hope andindependence, Encompass
Health is a national leader in post-acute care. Weoperate
rehabilitation hospitals and offer home health and hospice care in
36states as well as Puerto Rico. Following the Encompass Way, we
are driven byour core values: We proudly set the standard, lead
with empathy, do what’sright, focus on the positive, and remain
Realize the powerful difference you can make.Take this
opportunity to join our team.
To learn more about us, pleasevisit us online at
Connect with us: https://www.facebook.com/EncompassCareers
Equal Opportunity Employer
Address: 5001 Commerce Drive, Bakersfield 93309
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 2020202