Fairview Health Services Audiologist in Burnsville, Minnesota

Overview

The Audiologist is responsible for providing safe and effective delivery of patient care within scope of practice. This includes examination, evaluation, diagnosis, planning, intervention and establishing outcomes. This Audiologist will be working with an adult patient population alongside vestibular physical therapists primarily in the area of vestibular testing (VNG), Electrocochleography, and VEMP testing.

This position authorized for 40 hours per two week pay period with potential for growth in the future. It is located at our outpatient Rehab clinic in Burnsville.

Responsibilities/Job Description

Evaluation

  • Gathers pertinent data

  • Performs routine hearing evaluations, physiologic auditory assessment and special auditory testing

Plan of Care

  • Analyzes data to identify needs and potential risks

  • Determines prognosis for recovery

  • Establishes individualized goals with patient and/or caregiver

  • Individualizes plan of care considering developmental level and cultural differences

  • Implements and modifies plan of care based on reassessment and patient response

  • Coordinates care and communicates effectively with interdisciplinary team for all aspects of patient care

  • Establishes appropriate discharge plan

Skilled Intervention

  • Implements plan of care

  • Alters treatment/plan of care to reflect change in patient status and response to treatment

  • Assesses patient and/or caregiver learning needs and provides appropriate education

Documentation/Billing

  • Uses acceptable medical terminology

  • Follows professional practice standards

  • Completes documentation in a timely manner per department standards

  • Complies with department billing standards

Professional Expectations

  • Prioritizes tasks and patient care for effective time management

  • Understands and follows professional licensure/certification requirements

  • Directs team members and/or supervises students as designated

  • Pursues personal and professional development to support clinical best practice

Productivity

  • Meets or exceeds departmental standards for productivity

  • Quality Improvement

  • Identifies opportunities for process /quality improvement

  • Participates in and supports entity/system initiatives

Qualifications

Required

License/Certification/Registration

Current Audiology licensure in the State of Minnesota

Basic Life Support certification

Preferred

Education

Doctorate in Audiology

Experience

1+ years

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Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 12 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/DisabledAll qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

Requisition ID 2018-25428

Profession Clinical/Direct Patient Care (non-nursing/allied Health)

Speciality Rehabilitation Services

Location Fairview Ridges Hospital

Shift day

Hours per 2 weeks 40

Department Outpatient Rehab