Rehab Specialty Lead for Audiology

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Northside Hospital is award-winning, state-of-the-art, and continually growing. Constantly expanding the quality and reach of our care to our patients and communities creates even more opportunity for the best healthcare professionals in Atlanta and beyond. Discover all the possibilities of a career at Northside today.Leads the daily activities of assigned specialty area. Acts as liaison between assigned xc2xa0departments, patient care units, and other medical personnel.xc2xa0 Assists leadership with performance improvement activities. Works with age groups defined by clinical competency which may include neonate, infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric populations.xc2xa0 The duties of this position require patient and family education and the exercise of courtesy and patience in speaking with and assisting patients, families, medical personnel and others in order to provide quality customer service.xc2xa0The Audiology Lead provides direct patient care and supports the Clinical Coordinator in leading several daily activities of operations for the Atlanta (Womenxe2x80x99s Center, Acute Care and 993D) and Alpharetta locations. Assistance with clinical oversight, competency checks and equipment maintenance at the Forsyth and Cherokee locations will be requiredxc2xa0This is a 40-hour a week position, typical hours are 8:00a.m.xe2x80x934:30p.m., but hours may vary based on departmental needs. Weekend and holiday rotation is required. Masterxe2x80x99s degree or higher in Audiology.Licensed by the appropriate Georgia State Board.Three yearsxe2x80x99 experience in licensed discipline, with at least one year experience in a hospital environment.xc2xa0Audiologist must meet the education and experience requirements for a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology granted by the ASHA by either currently holding or previously holding certification. Ability to work independently and communicate tactfully.Must demonstrate ability to effectively coordinate and direct activities, procedures, and personnel.Must be certified in cardio-pulmonary resuscitation for all age groups.PREFERRED: Previous leadership and/or project management experience.Program development with outpatient practices.Experience in Oncology Hearing and Balance management.Experience with Adult Inpatient management.Active Certificate of Clinical Competency. (required)Three yearsxe2x80x99 experience in discipline including pediatrics and adults. (required)Knowledgeable in Audiology regulations, billing, reimbursement, and CMS guidelines.

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