Audiologist - Ear, Nose & Throat

  • MaineHealth
  • Brunswick, ME 04011, USA
  • Sep 23, 2022
Physician & Surgeon

Job Description

Summary

~ 40 Hours a week, Day shift ~

Position Highlights

  • Rewarding opportunity for an experienced Audiologist
  • Full time, day position in a busy and established practice located in beautiful Brunswick, Maine!
  • Exceptional benefits package includes medical/dental/vision, Paid Time Off, life & disability insurance, retirement with employer match, paid family leave, tuition reimbursement, wellness programs, and more!
  • Work for MaineHealth, a non-profit organization and the largest healthcare system in Northern New England. Named by Forbes as a Top 100 Large Employer in 2022!

Position Summary

Mid Coast Medical Group – Ear, Nose & Throat has an immediate need for an Audiologist. The Audiologist is responsible for providing primary care to patients who have hearing, balance and related ear problems. Assist patients of all ages working closely with providers to determine the type and degree of hearing impairment and implements habilitation/rehabilitation services for patients.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

  1. Education: Degree in Audiology-Masters or Au.D.
  2. License/Certifications: Licenses by the State of Maine as an Audiologist, or be eligible. Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A) preferred.
  3. Experience:  One to three years of audiology experience, preferably in a clinical setting.
  4. Knowledge of anatomy, physiology, genetics, auditory, balance and neural systems assessment and treatment, diagnosis and treatment, pharmacology and ethics.
  5. Knowledge of audiology equipment and measuring instruments.
  6. Skill in counseling on adjusting to hearing loss and teaching communication strategies.
  7. Skill in developing special treatment programs on an individualized basis for hearing, balance and neural issues.
  8. Skill in recommending, fitting and dispensing personal or large amplification systems and alerting devices.
  9. Ability to communicate effectively with patients and families with particular emphasis on listening strategies.
  10. Ability to collaborate appropriately with other clinicians to diagnose audiology problems and develop treatment plans.
  11. Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.

 

Mid Coast–Parkview Health: A Family of Services for a Lifetime of Caring. Over the past two decades, Mid Coast–Parkview Health has grown into a dynamic family of service providers, addressing a full continuum of community needs. We have invested in one of the region’s most modern hospitals, as well as in a diverse medical group, home health care services and a continuum of senior services. Mid Coast–Parkview Health is a clinical affiliate of MaineHealth, a regional not-for-profit family of leading high-quality providers and other healthcare organizations working together so our communities are the healthiest in America. 

Additional Information 

MaineHealth was ranked one of America’s Best Large Employers in 2022 by Forbes!

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system whose vision is, “Working together so our communities are the healthiest in America.”  MaineHealth consists of nine local health systems, a comprehensive behavioral health care network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and 1,700 employed clinicians working together through the MaineHealth Medical Group. With approximately 22,000 care team members, MaineHealth provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire. Learn more about our system at mainehealth.org

At MaineHealth, we offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our packages include health and dental insurances, paid parental leave,, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with health care professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the well-being of our communities and care team members. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Join us, and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to a new level.