How to Apply
A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.
The EHDI technicians provide technical assistance to staff audiologists in the Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) program. They perform hearing screening on all newborns in the Mother-Baby unit and in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).
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Provide technical assistance to staff audiologists in the Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) Program. Perform hearing screening on newborns in the Mother-Baby Unit and in the Neonatal Intensive Care unity (NICU) following the established protocol and report results in the electronic patient record, making plans for appropriate follow-up as needed based on results of the screening and risk factors for hearing loss. Communicate screening results with other providers following system-approved methods for insuring patient privacy and confidentiality at all times. Follow established infection control procedures. Troubleshoot screening equipment and report problems, track supply inventory, and report other needs to EHDI coordinator. Complete billing documentation for all screening procedures. Work a flexible schedule that may include 1-2 weekends per month and some holidays.
- High school diploma required, knowledge of computer and systems.
- Excellent customer service skills and general problem-solving skills.
- Demonstrates an ability to interact well with patients and families in a respectful and compassionate way.
- Adheres to Michigan Medicine's standard of providing world-class care.
Bachelor's or Associates Degree or combination of education and experience. Experience with direct-patient care, Knowledge of Electronic Medical Record System.
4, 10 hour shifts with rotating weekends and holidays.
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