Speech Therapist


Avera Sister James Care Center, Yankton, SD

Speech Therapy


Varied Shifts

Varies; PRN

Contact: Sara Kortan
Email: sara.kortan@avera.org


Job Summary:

·         The Speech Pathologist at Avera Sister James Care Center provides care and treatment of assigned patients/students/residents in a caring, safe, and efficient manner.

·         Patient Care Duties:

1. Evaluation/Screening-assesses patient needs/deficits/strengths and formulates appropriate treatment plan.

2. Documentation-creates and reviews/revises documentation while following reimbursement guidelines.

3. Treatment Skills-administers and performs therapeutic interventions with patients.


  Education and Experience:

·         Graduate of an accredited Speech Therapy program.

·         Current licensure/certification in the state of South Dakota

·            Licensed as a Speech Pathologist in South Dakota.