Graduation from an accredited university with an earned Masters Degree in Audiology (for those earning a degree prior to 2007) or a Doctorate Degree in Audiology.
Hold Certification of Clinical Competence in Audiology granted by the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association or has completed academic and practicum requirements and is in the process of accumulating the necessary supervised work experience required for certification (CCC-A) and State of Michigan Licensure for Audiology.
Has State of Michigan Chauffeur's License in order to operate Mobile Audiology Unit.
Under the direct supervision of the Rehabilitation Service Line Director.Consults and cooperates with other department staff members and medical staff.Also has contact and acts as consultant to outside organizations such as Children's Special Health Care Services, Michigan Rehabilitation Services, etc., regarding department services and patient referrals.
Position works with other departments such as Nursing to assist and instruct in patient problems related to hearing.
AGE OF PATIENTS SERVED
Cares for patients in the age category(s) checked below:
Neonatal (birth-1 mo)Young adult (18 yr-25 yrs)
Infant (1 mo-1 yr)Adult (26 yrs-54 yrs)
Early childhood (1 yr-5 yrs)Sr. Adult (55 yrs-64 yrs)
Late childhood (6 yrs-12 yrs)Geriatric (65 yrs & above)