Audiologist

  • HCA
  • Austin, TX, USA
  • Apr 25, 2018
Healthcare

Job Description

Job Code: 21223-67052

Full-time

No Weekends

Exciting opportunity to join the nation's largest provider of healthcare services!

HCA Healthcare is a national leader in providing modern, culturally competent, patient-centered care and we are driven by a single goal: the care and improvement of human life.

We are currently looking for an exceptional Audiologist to join our team. We believe in our team and your ability to help us provide high quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.

We offer an excellent benefits package, competitive salary, tuition reimbursement, and growth opportunities. We are seeking a great addition to the team who feels patient care is as important as we do!

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POSITION SUMMARY:
Administers, interprets and evaluates a variety of tests to determine the type and degree of hearing impairment, site of damage and effects on comprehension and speech.

JOB DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  1. Administer diagnostic tests of hearing, identify hearing impairment, and predict potential benefits from hearing aids, auditory training and speech reading.
  2. Coordinate and interpret audiometric results with medical, educational, social and behavioral diagnostic data.
  3. Plan and participate in rehabilitative programs to include counseling, auditory training, lip reading and speech conservation. Assist in the selection and use of appropriate hearing aids; write progress reports as needed.
  4. Participate in research related to the development of diagnostic and remedial audiology techniques, procedures or apparatus.
  5. Perform other duties as required
  6. Must read and understand and adhere to all Physician Services policies and procedures
  7. Practice and adhere to the Code of Conduct philosophy and Mission and Value Statement,
  8. Adheres to established rules, ethical standards, regulations and laws of the speech-hearing profession.


Qualifications
  • Skills in screening for hearing loss, selecting and fitting hearing aids, counseling patients and families, and management of hearing loss.
  • Ability to recommend acoustically appropriate environments for patients.
  • Must demonstrate a high degree of interpersonal skill with co-workers, physicians and patients
  • Requires a master’s degree; doctoral degree preferred, and a 9 month fellowship with one year clinical experience
  • American Board of Audiology certification and state licensing as required by regulations


We believe in going above and beyond, and feel that there is no nobler pursuit than that of caring for and improving human life. We hope you’ll join us on our mission!

Last Edited: 04/06/2018

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21223-67052