Augusta Audiology Associates, P.C. is a well established, patient friendly, private practice seeking a dispensing audiologist who is self-motivated and passionate about helping people with hearing impairment. We are located in the medical office building on the campus of the Augusta Health Medical Facility in the heart of the beautiful Shenandoah Valley. We are near three university towns, two ski resorts and countless options for outdoor activities. Our mission is to provide our patients with the highest quality standard of care. We offer opportunities for career growth as well as competitive compensation. If you are a professional who enjoys working with a team of dedicated practitioners, we would like to hear from you!
Clinical Services and Responsibilities:
Meets with the patient to discuss and review types of amplification and technology options that meet his/her needs to formulate a patient care plan. Incorporates tinnitus assessment and management as needed.
Dispenses amplification to include selection of technology along with earmolds or tips, programming, fitting, patient orientation and counseling as well as follow-up care.
Provides live speech mapping, real ear measurements and other verification procedures.
Manages patient phone calls or unscheduled visits for hearing aid problems.
Coordinates ordering of devices, returns, exchanges and repairs.
Provides in office hearing aid repair or modification when possible.
Schedules and performs hearing aid checks and cleaning.
Makes appropriate physician referrals and coordinates care as needed.
Provides referral sources with written reports and maintains chart notes.
Follows HIPAA regulations and infection control procedures.
Masters in Audiology or Au.D. Degree.
Active or eligible for Virginia Audiologist license.
Active or eligible for Virginia Hearing Aid Specialist License.
Augusta Audiology Associates employs five full time positions including two audiologists and one dispenser in training. On a semester basis, we have Au.D interns.We serve patients from the surrounding community and work closely with primary care physicians and specialists. Our mission is to maintain a best practices standard of care.