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Providence Audiologist in Portland, Oregon

Description:

Providence is calling a Audiologist - St Vincent Sports Therapy / Neuro (1.0 FTE, Days) to Saint Vincent Medical Office Building - East Pavillion in Portland, OR

We are seeking a Audiologist - St Vincent Sports Therapy that will manage and provide skilled audiology services to patients/clients with a wide variety of diagnoses and disabilities, taking into account an individual patient special physical or age-related needs. Requires skills in patient/client evaluation and treatment, as well as professional consultations to achieve maximum patient/client independence in accordance with the individual patient functional level and potential.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Provide appropriate, timely and effective evaluation and re-evaluation of patients:

  • Evaluate patient/client current audiologic functioning status and develops measurable/individualized treatment goals

  • Establish interventions as appropriate for age/condition/diagnosis

  • Incorporate patient and family as appropriate in goal setting

  • Re-evaluate and updates goals in a timely manner

  • Plan and implement a comprehensive and individualized audiological treatment plan:

  • Select safe and effective treatment procedures as appropriate for the patient/client age/condition/diagnosis

  • Modify and progresses the program in response to changing patient needs

  • Instruct patient/client and caregivers to assist in achieving treatment goals

  • Terminate treatment as appropriate in relation to age/condition/diagnosis and functional performance/outcome expectations and discharge criteria

  • Communicate frequently and effectively in the professional environment with patients, caregivers and others:

  • Provide and maintains accurate, thorough, legible and timely patient and non-patient related documentation, handwritten or computerized, in accordance with department policy and procedure

  • Maintain positive working relationships

  • Communicate in a manner that is respectful of different approaches to the same situation

  • Demonstrate professional behavior and pursues professional development:

  • Maintain and enhances personal expertise through appropriate educational experiences

  • Maintain a high standard of professional accountability with respect to appearance, demeanor, safety, ethical and legal issues

  • Provide a comfortable, orderly, clean, and safe work environment

  • Promote injury prevention and infection control and identifies and reports potential concerns

  • Keep informed of health care issues, changing department procedures, and other department information by attending staff/team meetings and/or reading staff meeting minutes and newsletters

  • Enhance personal professional growth by establishing individual goals, providing in-services to others, participating in community activities, and contributing to program development

  • Participate in department/service goal setting, QI activities, and Mission Practicum activities

  • Demonstrate flexibility and adaptability to adjust daily schedule to meet service area demands and complete workload

  • Perform duties in compliance with departmental policies, procedures, timelines, and productivity standards

  • Promote a team environment by performing duties as assigned to support overall departmental functions and operations

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Master's Degree -OR- Ph.D. from an accredited Audiology program -OR- equivalent educ/experience

  • Coursework/Training: Specialized Audiology training to meet a particular department need

  • Current Certificate of Clinical Competence Audiology (CCC-A) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association or eligibility

  • Audiology licensure through the State of Oregon, or eligibility

  • National Provider Identifier (NPI)

  • May require an Oregon driver's license to travel to specific service environments

Preferred qualifications for this position includes:

  • Experience working with Videonystagmography (VNG) equipment

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Other Licensed Technicians

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 269127

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