Audiologist PRN Days at The Hospitals of Providence Memorial Campus El Paso TX
Provides diagnostic and therapeutic services by assessing and treating neonate, infant, children, adolescent, adult, and geriatric hearing, balance, and communication disorders. This position will mainly be focused in the administration of formal vestibular/balance diagnostic testing.
Audiologist Job Duties:
Defines patient hearing impairment and balance disorder by conferring with referring physician; selecting and administering electrophysiological and other relevant tests; operating diagnostic equipment; determining type and degree of hearing impairment and effects on comprehension and speech; interpreting audiometric diagnostic data; preparing written diagnostic reports.
Provides treatments by cleaning ear canal; fitting hearing aides and other assistive devices; conducting auditory training and instruction in speech and lip reading; fitting and tuning cochlear plants; counseling patients and families; conducting programs in aural rehabilitation; guiding technical staff.
Maintains patient records by recording and updating evaluations, changes, progress, and treatments.
Improves quality results by studying, evaluating, and re-designing processes; implementing changes; participating in research programs; evaluating new equipment, devices, and techniques.
Provides auditory evaluations and education by measuring and studying noise conditions; conducting hearing protection and hearing loss screening programs.
Maintains supplies inventory by checking stock; anticipating needs; placing and expediting orders; verifying receipt.
Maintains legal and accreditation compliance by adhering to federal, state, and local regulations, and professional standards.
Updates job knowledge by tracking trends in new techniques and approaches; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Doctoral Degree in Audiology or Masterï¿½s Degree
1-3 years of experience
Some experience with vestibular/balance diagnostic testing,
Licensed in the state of Texas to practice Audiology
Certificate of Clinical Competence issued by ASHA
Job: Physical Therapy
Primary Location: El Paso, Texas
Facility: The Hospitals of Providence Memorial Campus
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 2005017261
About The Hospitals of Providence Memorial Campus
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.