Clinical Audiologist needed by multi-office ENT practice located in Hickory, NC. Competitive salary and benefits offered. Position does require travel between offices.
Testing skills should include air and bone conduction, tympanmetry, speech testing, acoustic reflexes, OAE's, sound field and play audiometry for younger or more difficult to test patients. Other diagnostic evaluations include the administration and interpretation of the Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR) test, Electrocochleography (ECOG), Electronystagmography (VNG), CI evaluation and programming a plus.
The Audiologist must be knowledgeable about hearing aids and have the ability to counsel the patient regarding available hearing instruments and/or assistive listening devices, dispense and fit the appropriate amplification instrument, and provide minor repairs and modifications for hearing aids as necessary.
Must provide accurate and reliable audiological testing in a timely manner. Schedule, authorize, and complete any special testing requested by the physicians. Make ear molds and swim plugs for patients. Recommend appropriate amplification (hearing aids, CI, etc). Experience with BAHA (evaluations, fittings and programming) is also preferred.
Must be able to communicate clearly in English. Requires the ability to speak, read, write, see and hear to perform essential duties of the job. Requires logical thinking and understanding to analyze problems. Ability to maintain confidentiality of all patient information. Effective and positive human relation skills are required.
Doctorate of Audiology (AuD) degree preferred but will consider Master's degree (or equivalent) in Audiology from an accredited program.
Must possess credentials to dispense hearing aids in the state of North Carolina.
About Carolina Ear, Nose & Throat Sinus and Allergy Center, P.A.
OUR FACILITY is state-of-the-art and equipped with the latest technology available to our specialty. Our sinus and allergy center offers in-office CT scanning and digital image guidance surgery of the sinus and skull base. We offer allergy testing and complete allergy care including personalized immunotherapy. Our voice and swallowing clinic offers videostroboscopy, pH probes and esophageal manometry. Our clinic also supports in-office ultrasound for thyroid surveillance and neck biopsies. We are also able to offer ENG for the evaluation of balance disorders.