With a customer centered-care approach, Southcentral Foundation has an audiology team that consists of an audiometric technician, administrative support, and an insurance billing team that allows audiologist the ability to work at the top of their license. Management provides great support and is constantly making improvements to an already comfortable work environment. Working at VNPCC, an audiologist has the opportunity to develop a rapport with on-site providers that leads to a collaborative team-based approach to customer care.
Responsibilities and Duties
Comprehensive hearing evaluations
Counseling for hearing loss and hearing loss prevention
Special diagnostic procedures
Hearing aid evaluations and consultations
Selection and fitting of assistive listening devices, hearing aids, custom swim plugs and noise protection earplugs
Hearing aid programming and adjustments
Hearing aid repairs (in house when possible or manufacturer repair if necessary)
Electroacoustic analysis of hearing aids
Newborn hearing screening and follow up
Optional-opportunity to travel to rural villages to provide audiology services
Qualifications and Skills
Doctorate or Master's degree in Audiology from an accredited university audiology program.
Valid Alaska License OR must obtain prior to start date.
Certificate of Clinical Competency in Audiology (CCC-A) OR its equivalency.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits-
Southcentral Foundation offers a great work/life balance and has a very generous and competitive benefit package, including:
•Enhanced leave program
•Payment of licensure and / or certification, depending on position
•Scholarship program, Education leave program
•Retirement program with a generous employer contribution
•Provider staff covered by federal tort malpractice insurance
•Comprehensive employee and family package, coverage includes medical, dental, and vision •Short-term and long-term disability insurance, Life insurance and Accidental death and dismemberment insurance
•Section 125 cafeteria plan
•Employee assistance and wellness program
•Employee recognition program
About Southcentral Foundation-Valley Native Primary Care Center
Southcentral Foundation’s vision is a Native Community that enjoys physical, mental, emotional and spiritual wellness; its mission is to work together with the Native Community to achieve wellness through health and related services. The organization has developed and implemented comprehensive health-related services to meet the changing needs of the Native Community, enhance culture and empower individuals and families to take charge of their lives.Southcentral Foundation is an Alaska Native-owned, nonprofit health care organization serving nearly 65,000 Alaska Native and American Indian people living in Anchorage, Matanuska-Susitna Valley and 55 rural villages in the Anchorage Service Unit.Recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award (2017, 2011)