JOB OVERVIEW The UCSF Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (OHNS) has need for an audiologist to provide direct care and care coordination services for the outpatient settings at Mt Zion and Zuckerberg San Francisco General (ZSFG). The candidate will serve as a high level professional whose activities will span the interface between attendings, residents, nurses, and administrators who serve in the department of OHNS at Mt. Zion and ZSFG. The audiologist will act as a full member of the OHNS team, taking responsibility for the safe delivery of care to outpatients, and in consultation with attendings or residents when appropriate. This team member will meet productivity expectations as set forth by the Clinic Director of the UCSF Audiology and Chief of OHNS at ZSFG, performing any duties related to patient care activities that are appropriate and clearly delineated.
Under the direction of the Clinic Director of Audiology, the Audiologist is responsible for providing a full array of clinical audiology services, and for representing the audiology division in a professional and competent fashion.
DEPARTMENT OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY / HEAD AND NECK SURGERY The Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the UCSF combines superior resident and medical student training with the highest quality of patient care. Beyond our offices, clinics, and laboratories within the 107-acre UCSF Parnassus campus above Golden Gate Park, our Department reaches into the Moffitt Long Hospital, the Ambulatory Care Center, the Medical Center at Mount Zion, and shares UCSF’s partnerships with San Francisco General Hospital and the San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
ABOUT UCSF The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and excellence in patient care. It is the only campus in the 10-campus UC system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS For Senior Audiologist applicants who graduated from an audiology training program on or after January 1, 2008: * Doctorate degree in Audiology from an educational institution approved by the board.
For Senior Audiologist applicants who graduated from an audiology training program before December 31, 2007: * Master’s degree in speech-language pathology or audiology from an educational institution approved by the board or qualifications deemed equivalent by the board.
For all Applicants: * Completion of a 300 hour supervised clinical practice with a wide variety of ages and communication disorders under the direction of an educational institution approved by the Board. * Submit evidence of no less than 12 months of satisfactorily completed supervised professional full-time experience or its part-time equivalent obtained under the direction of an audiology doctoral program * Passage of a Board-approved examination * Current California Dispensing Audiologist license or a Provisional Audiologist license and full licensure within three months of hire * Excellent computer skills and expertise working with electronic databases and systems * Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Note: Physical/health screening, fingerprinting and background check required. Effective March 13, 2017, all final candidate(s) for employment are required to undergo a background check.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS * Case management experience
LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS * Current California Dispensing Audiologist license or a Provisional Audiologist license and full licensure within three months of hire
The University of California San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for 191,500 members and affiliates who are audiologists; speech-language pathologists; speech, language, and hearing scientists; audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel; and students.