We are seeking a Lead Audiologist with an AuD degree to work in Fairfax, VA, evaluating pediatric and adult patients in both an inpatient and outpatient setting. The qualified candidate will have experience in pediatrics, Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR) testing and other electrophysiologic testing, as well as, knowledge of cochlear implant (CI) technologies including evaluation and proficiency in neural response testing in the operating room. The audiologist will be responsible for the evaluation of hearing in newborns in both inpatient and outpatient setting, diagnosing hearing loss, providing intervention recommendations and reporting results to the state, hospital, and primary care providers (PCP). Adult patient evaluation occurs in hospital inpatient setting only. Position is a unique opportunity for a highly motivated, professional audiologist to further develop their clinical skills and have a leadership role within the practice.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Interpret diagnostic audiology results
Complete data entry of diagnostic audiology results into computer applications used for the management monitoring and tracking of patients
Interpret and document findings after review of hospital discharge notes, history and physicals, and internal notes from neonatologist to locate potential auditory risk factors
Work within a multidisciplinary team environment
Participates in research related to the development of diagnostic testing, equipment, trending and publication as needed
Participate in peer review and quality assurance activities
Create educational and in-service opportunities for hospital staff, audiologists, physicians and community
Responsible for maintaining adequate staffing to support patient need, both in the hospital and outpatient setting
Work closely with the regional operations management team, local audiology team and corporate team to develop workflows and systems enabling for care to take place in an effective and efficient manner meeting the service standards of the organization.
Located just a few miles from the nation’s capital, Fairfax County is part of the greater Washington, DC metropolitan area, with close access to national monuments and historical sites. Enjoy four distinct seasons in a culturally diverse city that is a short drive from Virginia Beach or the Shenandoah mountains. Long-distance travel is easy with three major airports nearby.
Our clinicians enjoy a competitive compensation package with many locations offering sign on bonuses, relocation and tuition reimbursement.
*Our benefits include:
Health (various options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance
401(k) with annual matching program
Advanced and continuing medical education
Leadership training and advancement opportunities
Employee stock purchase plan at a 15% discount
Professional liability insurance
Support and payment for mandatory license/s and hospital credentialing
*These benefits are for full time employees, employees in other types of employment classifications may be eligible for some of these benefits.
With a 40 year record of success, MEDNAX has grown from a single medical practice to a trusted health solutions partner. As part of our national medical group, we give you the tools you need to build the career you want, and the flexibility to adapt as your personal needs and professional interests change.
We invite you to grow with us and help shape the future of health care.
MEDNAX is an Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Internal Number: 22629
About Pediatrix Medical Group
Pediatrix Medical Group (Pediatrix), a MEDNAX company, is the nation’s leading provider of maternal-fetal, newborn and pediatric subspecialty care with a presence in 41 states and Puerto Rico. We empower our providers to improve outcomes and the patient experience across the continuum of care through large-scale research, education, quality improvement and safety initiatives.