HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Audiology Technician PRN in Wichita, Kansas
_Wesley Medical Center - Wichita, Kansas_ * * Audiology Technician * * * *Shift: PRN
One of the most experienced and comprehensive medical centers in Kansas! Wesley is the hospital of choice for thousands of people in Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Their preference for Wesley extends well beyond the high quality medical services Wesley offers. It includes the spirit of intensive caring that inspires and guides everyone who works at Wesley medical Center. Wesley medical Center is an acute care center licensed for 760 beds and 102 bassinets. As a leader in overall recommend care, Wesley treats more than 24,000 patients annually and delivers more than 6,000 babies - more than any hospital in a 13 state region. Wesley provides the most extensive emergency network in Wichita with the Wesley ER, Wesley West ER and Wesley Woodlawn ER. Founded in 1912 by a regional organization of the Methodist church, Wesley has been an HCA facility since 1985. Wesley owns and operates Wesley Woodlawn Hospital, WESLEYCare and Pediatric Center of Kansas.
Wesley is extremely proud of having earned an "A" rating in the most recent Leapfrog Hospital Safety Score report!
The Audiology Technician works under the supervision of the Audiologist to assist with the newborn infant hearing screen program, by providing hearing screen and documentation of results. * Works under the supervision of the Audiologist to assist with the newborn infant hearing screening program by providing hearing screens and documentation of results * Screens infants for hearing loss using otoacoustic emissions (OAE) and/or automated auditory brainstem screening (AABR) technology * Assists the Audiologist with filing, data collection, or other clerical responsibilities as directed * Participates in team meetings and process improvement activities * Understands and responds appropriately to critical and sensitive health situations * Assists the Audiologist in coordinating the process of the newborn hearing screening with staff in the Birth Care Center, Women's Hospital (floors 3, 4, 5),NICU and NSCU * Communicates effectively and within the boundaries of a technician regarding the outcome of the infant's hearing screening * Assists the Audiologist in documenting and compiling data required by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) for the newborn infant hearing screening (NIHS) program
Required Registration, Licensure or Certification * Current Basic Life Support (BLS) verification course, as specified in policy Preferred Education or Experience * College level course work in speech Pathology or Audiology * Previous experience in audiology, speech, or Healthcare related field
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Title: Audiology Technician PRN
Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00323-20719