The Audiologist's scope of practice in this position will include:
Performing all standard diagnostic hearing tests.
Fit and dispense prospective clients with an appropriate make and model of hearing aid technology and product based on their hearing loss situation.
Assuming a leadership role in the evaluation and decision-making process with respect to hearing aid technology and selection of products as well as discussion with and selection of vendors
Applies the knowledge and skill necessary to provide appropriate interactions with staff, patients and families of all ages, providing appropriate and timely follow-up care to patients.
Must be able to work within the scope of practice guidelines and appropriately direct patients for follow-up care as their healthcare needs dictate.
Provide accurate diagnosis, appropriate referral and active follow-up of all patients.
Determine appropriate assessment tools and strategies and implement appropriate treatment plans for all patients receiving rehabilitative services.
Provide proper care for departmental equipment.
Select and administer the appropriate diagnostic procedures for each patient based on age and performance ability. Child and adult experience required.
Generate patient reports and other paperwork needed for patient care.
Identify impairments and dysfunction of auditory, balance and other related systems.
Provide cochlear implant programming.
Required Education/Experience: - Masters degree from an accredited university training program.
Required Credentials: - Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). - TX State License
Preferred: - Expertise in Cochlear Implants, Hearing aids and FM systems. - Knowledge of Sign Language
Where you’re needed:
Methodist Mansfield Medical Center is a true community hospital. We’ve served Mansfield and surrounding areas since 2006, and because our community is growing, we’re growing. Our new patient care tower provides increased capacity and cutting edge technology for patients, physicians and staff. We offer some of the latest advances in patient-centric design, amenities, and technology, including the robotic da Vinci® Surgical System.
Founded in 2006, Methodist Mansfield is a beacon of hope and healing for Mansfield and surrounding communities. We’re an ANCC Pathway to Excellence® hospital, and we were awarded an “A” Hospital Safety Score® in 2014 by The Leapfrog Group®. Plus we have been named among the Top Performers on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission. We offer an exciting, demanding, and fulfilling career of an Audiologist, where you can work with complex, high-acuity cases. Other expertise includes:
Robotic da Vinci® Surgical System
Accredited Cycle IV Chest Pain Center from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC)
Full-service interventional cardiology services including cardiac catheterization, electrophysiology, open heart surgery, and STEMI.
Methodist Health System is a collaborative, supportive, and communication-rich environment where teamwork and your ideas matter. Your career growth matters too. And we promote that with continuing education and opportunities for advancement.
We’re proud to be the first member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network in Texas, where we collaborate with a national leader in health care to improve the delivery of care through shared medical knowledge and research. Audiologist thrive at Methodist, which is why we’ve earned:
Best Places to Work by the Dallas Business Journal 12 years in a row
Texas Award for Performance Excellence (TAPE) by the Quality Texas Foundation
150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare by Becker’s Hospital Review four years in a row.
Your total compensation:
Being part of the Methodist team is rewarding on many levels. But we also reward you with a generous compensation package that includes:
Methodist Health System is comprised of four thriving hospitals serving the southern perimeter of the Dallas and Fort Worth Metroplex. Methodist Dallas Medical Center is one of Dallas' finest and largest not-for-profit hospitals. This 515-bed major teaching and referral facility is the flagship hospital for Methodist Health System. Located just 10 minutes away, Methodist Charlton Medical Center is... a modern 269-bed facility located in the suburbs of Southwest Dallas County. Opened in December of 2006, Methodist Mansfield Medical Center is a state-of-the-art 168 bed, full-service hospital located in Mansfield, TX south of Arlington and Fort Worth in Tarrant County. Methodist Richardson Medical Center, a 205-bed acute care hospital, serves residents of Richardson, Plano, North Dallas and the surrounding communities. Additionally, Methodist Family Health Centers have been established to better meet healthcare needs in the outlying communities.