Children's Hospital Boston Audiology Assistant I in Boston, Massachusetts
57955BRTitle:Audiology Assistant IDepartment:Otolaryngology & Communication EnhancementAutoReqId:57955BRStatus:Part-TimeStandard Hours per Week:32 Job Category:ClinicalJob Posting Description:At Boston Children’s Hospital, the quality of our care – and our inclusive hospital working environment – lies in the diversity of our people. With patients from local communities and 160 countries around the world, we’re committed to reflecting the spectrum of their cultures, while opening doors of opportunity for our team. Here, different talents pursue common goals. Voices are heard and ideas are shared. Join us, and discover how your unique contributions can change lives. Yours included.
The Audiology Assistant will be responsible for:
Performing assistance during audiological evaluations.
Instructing patients and families in the use of hearing technology equipment.
Performing the technical component of newborn hearing screenings per Children's Hospital Boston protocol.
Troubleshooting hearing technology devices, recommending repairs, and drafting requests for authorization of parts and repairs.
Maintaining organization and recording of hearing technology equipment.
Scheduling appointments and meetings.
Maintaining organization of clinical equipment and toys, clinical and research files and records.
Entering data into databases and extracting data as needed.
On occasion, may perform school visits to deliver, troubleshoot, or pick up educational amplification equipment.
Newborn hearing screenings, reporting to the Department of Public Health, and completing clerical duties related to the hearing aid program.
To qualify, you must have:
An associate’s or bachelor’s degree in Communication Disorders.
Eligibility to become licensed as an Audiology Assistant in Massachusetts.
The analytical skills and judgment to interpret data and take the appropriate action in circumstances or situations vary.
The ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
Empathy, and the desire and ability to interact effectively with children and parents.
Organization skills, ability to pay attention to detail, and good phone etiquette/customer service.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a flexible schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Office/Site Location:BrooklineRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular