For more than 130 years, St. Louis Children's Hospital has provided exceptional care for children in all 50 states and 80 countries around the world. With its academic partner, Washington University School of Medicine, Children’s is consistently ranked among the nation’s best pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. A member of BJC Healthcare, St. Louis Children’s Hospital follows one simple mission – to do what’s right for kids. That mission comes to life through medical discovery, innovative therapies and compassionate care. In 2018, Children's expanded with a state-of-the-art, 12-story medical tower. To learn more, visit StLouisChildrens.org, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Role Purpose: Provides audiologic services for outpatients and inpatients. Evaluates hearing and the auditory system. Counsel patients/parents regarding results and recommendations. Manage follow-up and/or treatment as warranted.
Responsibilities: Conducts basic audiologic tests. Performs specialized testing as needed after appropriate training is provided. Obtains case history information pertinent to audiology services. Interprets past and present audiologic results for parents and professionals. Makes appropriate recommendations and determines the need for referral to specialists in related areas.
Minimum Requirements: Master's Degree - Related field of study
Licenses & Certifications: Audiologist License
Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information
Licenses & Certifications: Hearing Instrument Specialist Clinical - Direct Skills Audiologic Services - 3 years or more
Additional Job Information: 40 Hours per Week Benefits Eligible
Benefits Statement Note: not all benefits apply to all openings - Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options - Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan - 401(k) plan - Tuition Assistance - Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts - On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location) - Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time
*Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center
Legal Statement The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Internal Number: 1182689
About St. Louis Children's Hospital
Widely respected as a member of the BJC HealthCare network, this award-winning facility is the pediatric teaching hospital for Washington University School of Medicine, and one of the nation’s premier children’s hospitals. BJC HealthCare has ranked as one of the top workplaces among large employers in the seventh annual St. Louis Post-Dispatch Top Workplaces for 2018 program. BJC is one of 150 Greater St. Louis employers to receive the award and the only health care system to make the list.
Providing care in more than 50 specialty areas through a dedicated team of approximately 3,000 strong, the hospital offers inpatient and outpatient medical care; education, wellness, and injury-prevention programs in fulfilling its mission to “do what’s right for kids.” This renowned institution sees patients and families throughout a primary service area of 300 miles, and treats children from all 50 states and more than 80 nations.