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Job Summary

Speech-Language Pathologist:  Evaluation and treatment of adults with with speech, language, cognitive-communicative and swallowing impairment.  Education of patients and families regarding communication and swallowing disorders.  Documentation of clinical findings, adhering to regulatory agency and insurance requirements.

The Brighton Center for Specialty Care is the newest University of Michigan Ambulatory Care facility dedicated to providing high quality health care services for adults and children.  The brand new 2-story facility is located at 7500 Challis Rd Brighton, MI.  We are actively seeking compassionate, enthusiastic and patient focused individuals who will share in the goal of crafting the ideal experience for our patients, families and employees.


  • Evaluation of adults with communication and swallowing disorders
  • Treatment of adults with communication and swallowing disorders
  • Education of patients and families regarding communication and swallowing disorders
  • Documentation of clinical findings, adhering to regulatory agency and insurance requirements

Required Qualifications*

  • M.A. or M.S. In Speech-Language Pathology
  • Current licensure as a Speech-Language Pathologist in the State of Michigan is necessary
  • A Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) awarded by the American Speech Language Hearing Association (ASHA), or, eligibility to initiate a Clinical Fellowship, is required.
  • Previous experience with assessment/treatment of children with complex communication disorders
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Ability to work effectively with medical and allied health professionals within an interdisciplinary team

Desired Qualifications*

  • Skill in differential diagnosis of speech, language and cognitive-communicative disorders..
  • Previous experience with clinical assessment of dysphagia.
  • Previous experience with completion of videofluoroscopic swallowing evaluations, including analysis of findings and generation of appropriate recommendations.

Work Locations

The Brighton Center for Specialty Care 

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings.  Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally.  Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.