Provide diagnostic evaluations of the auditory and vestibular
systems and aid in assessing the neurological status of adults and
children. Provide direction, counseling, and recommendations
regarding the rehabilitation of hearing impaired patients.
Determine whether severely hearing impaired patients are candidates
for cochlear implant surgery. Upholds Kaiser Permanente's Policies
and Procedures, Principles of Responsibilities and applicable
state, federal and local laws.
Selects, performs, and interprets diagnostic test data for:
Pediatric and geriatric populations, vestibular function, and
facial nerve integrity.Counsels patients and informs them of future
therapeutic plans.Provides mobile diagnostic services for
inpatients, ICU, NICU, and operative patients.Performs evaluations,
assessments, and referrals for hearing aids.Keeps accurate and
comprehensive records in patient's medical chart and
department-based files.Performs daily equipment biological
calibrations, maintains equipment, and initiates requests for
repair.Instructs monthly patient education class.Assists families
with placement into appropriate education setting for
hearing-impaired children.Serves as a resource for hearing and
vestibular assessment (and rehabilitation) to physicians,
paraprofessionals, and patients regarding hearing health
diagnostics and care.Maintains professional competency.
- Master's or Doctorate degree in Audiology required.
License, Certification, Registration
- Current California Audiologist license required prior to the
first day of employment.
- Basic Life Support Certification required prior to the first
day of employment.
- National Provider Identifier Number required prior to the first
day of employment.
- One year of experience as an Audiologist preferred
Primary Location: California,Lancaster,Antelope Valley Medical
Offices Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue,
Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat Working Hours Start: 08:00 AM Working Hours End:
05:00 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee
Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: B17-HCP|NUHW|NUHW
Healthcare Professionals Job Level: Individual Contributor
Specialty: Speech Therapy Department: Antelope Valley Medical
Office - Head and Neck-Regular Clinic - 0806 Travel: Yes, 10 % of
the Time Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer
committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation,
national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry,
disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information,
other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or
any other protected status.
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen.
Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be
considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and
state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but
not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance
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