Audiologist


  • Location: McMinnville, OR
  • Posted: Oct 8, 2019

Job Description


The Audiologist works with people who have hearing, balance, and related ear problems. Using technology and computers the Audiologist will provide essential hearing services. The Audiologist will assist with the treatment of hearing loss and other issues. Responsibility may include the fitting, testing and supplying of hearing aids to hearing impaired clients.

Minimum Qualifications:

Ability to meet clinic and hospital hiring standards.
Strong clerical skills, including computer software. Knowledge of EMR preferable.
Knowledge of medical terminology, ICD-9 and CPT coding desirable.
Masters degree in Audiology required.
Obtain and maintain essential licensure.
Skilled at using the necessary equipment to diagnosis and assist the hearing impaired.

Essential Job Functions:

Performs diagnostic hearing tests including pure tone air and bone conduction testing, speech audiometry and impedance audiometry.
Interpret test results for patients and physicians.
Makes recommendations regarding need for medical follow-up, hearing aids, ear protection etc.
Conduct hearing aid evaluations to determine the most appropriate amplification for an individual and then fit the aids to the patient providing detailed instruction on the operation and maintenance of the instruments.
Provide routine maintenance and hearing aid trouble shooting for aids purchased through this office. This includes but is not limited to, cleaning aids, replacing battery doors, earhooks, earmold tubing, sending aids in for repair, reprogramming aids if there has been a change in hearing.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Demonstrate sound judgment, patience and maintain a professional demeanor at all times
Ability to work in a busy and stressful environment
Organizational skills and the ability to prioritize
Strong computer skills
Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
Creativity, problem analysis and decision making
Ability to work varied shifts

WVMC is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. If you have any Special need or seek accommodation to aid your participation in our hiring process, please contact us at (503) 472-6131

Qualifications
Education

Required

Masters or better in Audiology.

Licenses & Certifications

Required

Licensed Audiologist

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Employment Type


  • Full Time

Willamette Valley Medical Center

2700 SE Stratus Avenue
McMinnville, OR 97128

Phone: (503) 435-6371

Web: http://Willamettevalleymedical.com

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