Description: Administers diagnostic audiological tests that allow the differentiation between types of hearing disorders coordinates and interprets test results and consults with and makes recommendations on hearing disorders to physicians.
- Provides diagnostic evaluation of hearing, prevention, habilitation and rehabilitation services for auditory problems and research relating to hearing and attendant disorders.
- Physically and otoscopically examines the outer structures of the ear.
- Procedures may include appropriate ear cleaning evaluation, fitting and dispensing of hearing aids; cochlear implant assessment, programming and rehabilitation; and electrophysiologic evaluation of the vestibular and auditory mechanisms, in addition to electroacoustic measures of the peripheral and central auditory systems.
- Counsels individuals with auditory disorders, their families and other service providers regarding the etiology of the disorder and its management.
- Provides reports and coordinates audiological results with other diagnostic data such as educational, medical, social and behavioral information..
- One (1) year in diagnostic evaluation of hearing, prevention, habilitation and rehabilitation services for auditory problems.
- Master's degree or Clinical Doctorate in Audiology (AuD) prior to employment start date
License, Certification, Registration
- Current temporary or permanent California state license in audiology prior to employment start date required.
- Must have a National Provider Identifier (NPI), or obtain an NPI, prior to employment start date.
- If dispensing hearing aids,a Dispensing Audiologist license is required.
- Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.
Job Number: 672893