This role is ideal for an experienced Audiologist interested in providing clinical expertise in pediatrics. The patient population focuses predominately on patients between the ages of 0-18 years. Clinical job responsibilities include the following: routine and diagnostic hearing tests, immittance testing, ABR testing, OAE testing, rehabilitative services (traditional hearing aids, bone conduction hearing aids, and cochlear implants), as well as patient counseling, and collaborating with physicians regarding the diagnosis of medical problems related to the auditory and vestibular systems.
The Children's Hospital of San Antonio, established in 1959, was the first children's hospital in South-Central Texas. Located downtown, this 190-plus-bed hospital serves more than 70,000 children annually from San Antonio, South Texas and around the world. The hospital (in partnership with Baylor College of Medicine) is the only academic children's hospital in San Antonio. Our highly specialized services meet the unique medical needs of children, from Pediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care to Children's Emergency Services, the latest treatments for deformities of the spine including titanium rib implants and halo traction, a Heart Center, a specialized asthma program, a highly regarded Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, and growing maternal services to include consultation, delivery, and maternal fetal medicine.
If you are looking to join a rapidly growing faith-based organization that encourages professional development, we want you to become a part of the CHRISTUS Santa Rosa family!
This position requires a Masters Degree in Audiology or Doctor of Audiology.
A minimum of one year experience in basic hearing evaluations and some technical understanding of ABR testing and operating room precautions are preferred. New Graduates may be considered.
Certification of Clinical Competency by the American Speech Language and Hearing Association (ASHA) is required immediately after completion of Clinical Fellowship Year.
Texas State Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispenser's license.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.