Date Posted: Apr 8, 2021
Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 5282
Job Family: Rehabilitative Services
Status: Part Time
Shift Details: Regular
Department Name: 11011005037703-Speech and Audiology - LCH
Location: AH CMC Main - 1000 Blythe Blvd
Clinical position completing diagnostic audiologic evaluations for all ages with a primary focus in pediatric assessment. Patient population may include those with complex medical histories and / or disorders. A strong background in ABR assessment is preferred. Evaluates, plans, directs, and administers programs of audiology upon referral by the physician. Coordinates the management of adult and pediatric auditory and vestibular disorders. Performs supervisory duties.
Hearing (corrected) adequate for oral / aural communication with patients, staff, family visitors etc. Vision (corrected) adequate for reading intelligible speech and normal language / cognitive skills. Must be able to push patients in a wheelchair or stretchers. Lifting of patients, equipment or supplies will be required up to 20 pounds frequently, up to 50 pounds occasionally. Sitting, standing, and walking required throughout the day. Job duties sometimes require climbing stairs, kneeling, twisting, bending; on occasion crouching, crawling and reaching overhead. Personal Protective Equipment such as gloves, goggles, gowns and masks are sometimes required due to possible exposure to hazardous chemicals or blood and body fluids. Work is in a fast-paced clinical environment. Holiday work may be required.
Education, Experience and Certifications
Master’s degree in Audiology or a Clinical Doctorate from an accredited Audiology program required. NC license in Audiology required. Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider (BLS HCP) from AHA required.