ENT Medical Center is seeking a full-time audiologist to join our team. Servicing patients of all ages, the audiologist administers and interprets a variety of tests, such as air and bone conduction, and speech reception and discrimination tests, to determine the type and degree of hearing impairment, site of damage, and effects on comprehension and speech. Evaluate test results in relation to behavioral, social, educational, and medical information obtained from patients, families, teachers, and other professionals. To complete responsibilities, audiologist must rely on education and training. Must also be able to work under minimal supervision.
Daily duties will include:
Examine patients who have hearing, balance, or related ear problems
Conduct, interpret and provide appropriate documentation for hearing and balance testing
Assess the results of the examination and diagnose problems
Determine and administer treatment to meet patients’ goals
Fit and dispense hearing aids
Counsel patients with hearing loss and their families on ways to listen and communicate, such as lip reading or through technology
Evaluate patients regularly to check on hearing and balance and to continue or change treatment plans
Record patient progress
Research the causes and treatment of hearing and balance disorders
Educate patients on ways to prevent hearing loss
Masters degree (or higher?)
Licensed in the state of Louisiana
Qualified candidates may apply by responding to this job posting.
About Lousisana Ear, Nose Throat & Sinus, LLC
ENT Medical Practice which has been in practice for over 30 years.