Penn State Health Audiologist - Audiology in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Part Time

FTE: 0.5

Shift: Day

Hours: Varied (Schedule can be flexible)

Penn State Health is seeking a part time audiologist to join our team and support both our Hershey and Lancaster teams!

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

The Penn State Health department of Audiology provides a complete range of audiological assessments and habilitation/rehabilitation services with patients ranging in age from infants to elders.This position would provide services for the prevention, identification, diagnosis, consultation, and rehabilitation to patients with communication disorders resulting from hearing disorders. Services include basic, diagnostic, immittance, otoacoustic emissions, newborn hearing screenings, routine hearing aid maintenance and troubleshooting, and counseling for both the adult and pediatric populations.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Doctor of Audiology degree

Basic diagnostic testing experience preferred

1-2 years’ experience preferred

LICENSE OR CERTIFICATIONS:

Current Pennsylvania licensure as an audiologist or license eligibility

SITE DESCRIPTION:

Our Hershey site is recognized by U.S. News & World Report as the best hospital in the South Central PA region, and number 5 in the state.

Our audiology department is located in the University Physicians Center (UPC) within our Hershey campus. Our team consists of 6 audiologists and 1 hearing instrument specialist with specializations in both adult and pediatric disorders. Our department is the only area hospital who provides specialty services including sedated auditory brainstem response testing, hearing aid services for all ages, bone-anchored hearing aids (surgical and softbands), as well as adult and pediatric cochlear implant activation and programming.

In addition, our team works closely with 6 ENT physician assistants and 3 otolaryngologists to provide both our adult and pediatric patients with the best possible care/outcome in one convenient location.

WHY HERSHEY?

From riding a high-speed roller coaster to exploring ancient caverns, Hershey, Pennsylvania and the surrounding areas have activities for any interest. South central Pennsylvania is an exceptional combination of rural, suburban, and city living and is also within a short distance to our states capital, as well as a day trips distance of New York, Philadelphia, and Washington DC.

Equal Opportunity employer:

Penn State Health is a growing health system that offers a competitive salary, a collaborative and innovative environment, as well as an exceptional benefits program that includes strong paid time off to promote healthy life-work balance and continuing education funds.Penn State Health is an equal opportunity education and employer.

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email hrsolutions@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Non Bargained

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