Audiologist

Kaiser Permanente View Company Profile

Job Summary: Provide diagnostic evaluations of the auditory and vestibular systems and aid in assessing the neurological status of adults and children. Provide direction, counseling, and recommendations regarding the rehabilitation of hearing impaired patients. Determine whether severely hearing impaired patients are candidates for cochlear implant surgery. Upholds Kaiser Permanentes Policies and Procedures, Principles of Responsibilities and applicable state, federal and local laws. Essential Responsibilities: Selects, performs, and interprets diagnostic test data for: Pediatric and geriatric populations, vestibular function, and facial nerve integrity. Counsels patients and informs them of future therapeutic plans. Provides mobile diagnostic services for inpatients, ICU, NICU, and operative patients. Performs evaluations, assessments, and referrals for hearing aids. Keeps accurate and comprehensive records in patients medical chart and department-based files. Performs daily equipment biological calibrations, maintains equipment, and initiates requests for repair. Instructs monthly patient education class. Assists families with placement into appropriate education setting for hearing-impaired children. Serves as a resource for hearing and vestibular assessment (and rehabilitation) to physicians, paraprofessionals, and patients regarding hearing health diagnostics and care. Maintains professional competency. Basic Qualifications: Experience N/A Education Masters or Doctorate degree in Audiology required. License, Certification, Registration Audiologist License (California) Basic Life Support required at hire National Provider Identifier required at hire Additional Requirements: N/A Preferred Qualifications: One year of experience as an Audiologist preferred Pediatrics experience PrimaryLocation : California,Lancaster,Antelope Valley Medical Offices HoursPerWeek : 20 Shift : Day Workdays : Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat WorkingHoursStart : 08:00 AM WorkingHoursEnd : 04:30 PM Job Schedule : Part-time Job Type : Standard Employee Status : Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation : B17-DASH|AFSCME|DASH Job Level : Individual Contributor Job Category : Rehab Services Department : Antelope Valley Medical Office – Head and Neck-Audiology – 0806 Travel : Yes, 5 % of the Time Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Scroll to Top