Oswego Hospital is seeking an experienced Audiologist who is self-motivated to professionally manage testing and fitting hearing impared patients.
The service line's mission is to provide high quality care in an efficient and compassionate manor to the community members of Oswego County. Exceptional referral base from dynamic, growing ENT and Primary Care practices in the community.
Compensation and Benefits: Oswego Health offers a comprehensive benefits package along with commitment to maintaining work/life balance for our providers. Listed below are just a few highlights of the benefits package.
Sign on bonus
Education Loan Repayment
Health, Dental, Vision, Life Ins., Disability Ins., 403B
Paid time off
CME dollars and time
Professional Liability Insurance paid
Responsible for all phases of audiology practice development, practice activities, including patient care delivery, staff supervision, day to day operations, financial management, quality improvement, interdepartmental interfaces and health system goals, values and imperatives
Defines patient hearing impairment and balance disorder by conferring with referring physician; selecting and administering electrophysialogical and other relevant tests; operating diagnostic equipment, determining type and degree of hearing impairment and effects on comprehension and speech; interpreting audiometric diagnostic data; preparing written diagnostic reports.
Provides treatments by cleaning ear canal;fitting hearing aides and other assistive devices; conducting auditory training and instruction in speech and lip reading; fitting and tuning cochlear inplants; counseling patients and families; conducting programs in aural rehabilitation' guiding technical staff.
Maintains patient records by recording and updating evaluations, changes, progress and treatments.
Improves quality results by studying, evaluating, and re-designing processes; implementing changes; participating in research programs; evaluating new equipment, devices, and techniques.
Provides auditory evaluations and education by measuring and studying noise conditions; conducting hearing protection and hearing loss screening programs
Maintains supplies inventory by checking stock; anticipating needs; placing and expediting orders; verifying receipt.
Oswego Health Background: Oswego Health is the sole community hospital provider in Oswego County and provides the region with healthcare services from birth to maturity. Oswego Health has a dedicated medical staff of more than 150 physicians, representing over 35 specialties. The hospital serves as a catchment area for over 89,000 residents and includes a state of the art ER, ICU with 8 private ro...oms, Maternity Center with private labor delivery rooms and soaking tubs, Pediatric Department, 7 Suite Surgery Center, Full Service Laboratory, Medical Imaging (offering CT, MRI, Ultrasound, Bone Densitometry, Fluoroscopy, X-ray, Digital Mammography, and Nuclear Medicine), Cardio-Pulmonary Testing, Cardiac Rehabilitation Program, Hospice Program & more.
Oswego, New York Background: Located in New York State’s “Central” region, Oswego offers small city living with close proximity to many large metropolitan areas. Oswego's location on Lake Ontario and its four distinct seasons offer endless opportunities for boating, sailing and other water sports as well as many cultural events, festivals and family activities throughout the year. Oswego County elementary and high schools offer advanced learning curriculum standards and prepare students to excel as they pursue higher education opportunities. In addition to great primary schools, Oswego County is home to SUNY Oswego and Cayuga Community College, the former of which was recently named by USA Today as one of the nation’s “Best College Values” and by the Princeton Review as a “Top College in the Northeast.”