Audiologist- Audiology- Eau Claire- PRN
Company: Prevea Health
Location: Eau Claire
Posted on: November 20, 2019
Title Audiologist- Audiology- Eau Claire- PRN Description This
position will work as needed Job Description and Essential
Functions Job Title/Position: Audiologist Job Classification:
Provider Date of Analysis: 7/14/2014 Date of Revision/Review:
Brief Description of Job Responsibilities: (This may not include
all duties assigned.)
- Apply audiological principles in selecting appropriate test
procedures and interpreting results for: otoscopic examination,
behavioral testing, pure-tone and speech audiometry, speech in
noise testing, impedance testing including tympanometry, acoustic
reflex and reflex decay, otoacoustic emissions testing and other
assessments that may be judged necessary for appropriate patient
management across the lifespan.
- Apply current audiological principles in patient-centered
amplification practices while providing hearing aid evaluations,
selection, fittings, and counseling for hearing aid technology and
assistive listening devices.
- Apply current audiological principles in hearing conservation,
hearing protection advocacy, plugs, muffs, and custom-made noise
protectors as appropriate
- Experience with vestibular assessment (ENG/VNG).
- Experience with cochlear implant mapping and follow-up strongly
- Quality patient care is of utmost importance; therefore,
continuing education becomes the responsibility of the Audiologist.
Minimum expectations for continuing education and ethics credits
are expected as required by state licensure.
- Strong work ethic and high regard to exceptional patient care,
billing, coding and maintenance of patient records.
- Practice universal precautions and clinical procedures to
ensure patient and coworker safety as well as office cleanliness.
Specialized Responsibilities: Performance Requirements: 1. Conducts
oneself in order to promote positive relationships with physicians,
staff, contracted individuals, patients, and visitors. 2. Provides
ongoing community service activities such as: speaking engagements,
advocacy for the hearing impaired students in area schools, social
service/support groups and/or LeadWell activities. 3. Responsible
for adhering to product pricing (hearing aids, assistive listening
devices, etc.) based on customary and reasonable charges,
maintaining supplies and ordering as needed. 4. Follows clinic
policies related to provider work standards, timely documentation
of patient encounters, timely submission of charges and quality
patient care. 6. Responsible for providing professional supervision
of graduate Audiology students in their on-site externships at
Prevea Health. 7. Responsible for attending department meetings and
providing input regarding the audiological services within Prevea
Health. Education/Experience/Certifications: 1. Minimum master`s or
doctoral degree in audiology or communication disorders as well as
certified, or certifiable for CCC-A from the American Speech and
Hearing Association. 2. License includes: Wisconsin Department of
Regulation and Licensing for Audiologist and hearing instrument
specialist. Non-Essential Duties: Other duties as assigned within
the Audiologist`s scope of practice Typical Working Conditions:
Frequent exposure to communicable diseases, toxic substances,
ionizing radiation, medicinal preparations and other conditions
common to a clinic environment. Required to work quickly and
accurately. Constant requirement for hearing within normal limits.
Typical Physical Demands: Requires prolonged standing or sitting,
frequent bending, stooping, or stretching. May require lifting or
positioning a patient. Requires lifting items up to 50 pounds and
carrying them for a distance of 25 feet. Requires full range of
hearing or hearing loss addressed with amplification and vision
correctable to 20/30. Requires fine manual dexterity and eye/hand
coordination for repair and calibration. Required to work under
stressful conditions and with patients who are confused and in
pain. May be exposed to communicable diseases and bodily fluids.
Essential Functions/Physical Demands Job Title/Position:
Audiologist Job Classification: Provider
Keywords: Prevea Health, Minneapolis , Audiologist- Audiology- Eau Claire- PRN, Other , Eau Claire, Minnesota
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