The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center View Company Profile

Job Description Provides full range of diagnostic and rehabilitative audiology services in the Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery encompassing basic and comprehensive audiological assessments, evaluation and fitting of basic and computerized hearing systems, cochlear implant systems and collaboration with medical specialists about audiologic manifestations of ear disease; conducts physiologic, electrophysiologic and behavioral assessments of auditory sensitivity for in- and out-patients; serves as expert in acoustic, electroacoustic and physical characteristics of amplification systems in geriatric, pediatric and difficult to test populations, including developmentally disabled and inmates; supervises and participates in consultation with patients, administration of diagnostic testing and development of treatment and therapy programs for patients in conjunction with physicians; evaluates and assists in determination of candidacy for cochlear implantation; provides interoperative testing of internal cochlear implant devices; serves as expert in programming and fitting external cochlear implant speech-processing devices; serves in advisory role to general practice physicians for audiological manifestations of ear disease and non-medical treatment options; participates and maintains hearing conservations and ototoxic monitoring programs; communicates hearing services information to public by implementing hearing health programs; actively participates in training and education of residents, fellows, medical students and audiology students. Minimum Education Required Masterxe2x80x99s degree with a Major in speech & hearing science or an equivalent combination of education and experience required; Clinical doctorate in Audiology (Au.D) preferred. Required Qualifications Licensure by the Ohio Board of Speech Pathology and Audiology required; certification or certification eligibility by ASHA (American Speech and Hearing Association) required; experience as a staff audiologist strongly desired. In accordance with the Disaster Preparedness and University State of Emergency Policy 6.17, this position has been designated as an essential position. Regular 40 First Shift

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