Audiologist - Surgery (M-F 8am-5pm) NO WEEKENDS in Washington, DC at The GW Medical Faculty Associates.

Date Posted: 4/15/2021

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Job Description

Position Summary

The Medical Faculty Associates at George Washington University is seeking an experienced cochlear implant audiologist to immediately join our growing team.  Priority is given to candidates with PhD or extensive research background in cochlear implantation.  The position can be tailored for a clinician-scientist to split time between dedicated clinical and research duties. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Other duties may be assigned.

  • Cochlear Implant candidacy evaluation, device selection, activation, and follow up appointments
  • Foster growth of CI program through collaboration with community audiologists
  • Advance cochlear implant research at GW
  • Perform Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR) testing, Videonystagmography (VNG), Electrocochleography (ECoG), VEMP testing, Occulomotor testing, Immittance measurements, Audiologic Evaluations.
  • Provide amplification services including hearing assessment, hearing aid fittings, real ear measurements, troubleshooting, and follow ups
  • Osseointegrated device evaluation, selection, activation, and follow up appointments
  • Coordinate care with physicians and other providers
  • Complete chart notes for each patient seen and sends written report to referring physician and primary care physician
  • Maintain positive relationships with various vendors
  • Provide excellent patient care and maintains good public relations
  • Occasional opportunities to lead education in-services for medical students, residents or present lectures on audiology-related topics
  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate results and recommendations
  • Perform all other miscellaneous duties and assigned

Qualifications:

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education:

AuD and ASHA certification in audiology.  Special consideration will be given to candidates with a PhD in audiology sciences. Must have a current DC Audiology license or be able to immediately obtain a DC Audiology license prior to starting employment

Experience:       

Seven years audiology experience with cochlear implants at an academic institution.  Must be dependable, organized, and a team-player. Bilingualism is a plus.