Audiologist 1 - Mount Zion:
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Morrow Georgia

Requisition #:  20683     
Name of Location:   Children's at Mount Zion
Work Schedule:  Day
Employment Type:  Full-Time
Work Days:  Monday - Friday 


Provides the highest quality age-appropriate care for patients newborn to 20 years of age within the scope of practice and established audiology standards. Functions effectively as a member of the rehabilitation team. Supports the mission of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.  Proactively supports efforts that ensure delivery of safe patient care and services and promote a safe environment at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.


  • Master's Degree in Audiology


  • Georgia audiology license or proof of application
  • American Board of Audiology or Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC-A) from American-Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days of employment


  • Experience in entry level


  • 1 year of experience in pediatrics (including externship)


  • Knowledge of pediatric theory and practice
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills for effective communication of information
  • Positive interpersonal skills and ability to function in an interdisciplinary environment
  • Must be able to successfully pass the Basic Windows Skill Assessment at 80% or higher rating within 30 days of employment
  • Travel to other Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta locations based on patient census, program development, and/or contract obligation with physician practices


  1. Provides diagnostic assessments, including behavioral audiometry, auditory brainstem response, and central auditory processing testing as assigned.
  2. Conducts hearing aid evaluations, selects/fits/dispenses hearing aids and assist devices, and provides training in use.
  3. Counsels parent(s) regarding hearing loss, communication options, and financial resources.
  4. Provides cochlear implant programming and bone anchored device programming as assigned.
  5. Completes documentation meeting departmental standards for content, accuracy, and timeliness. 
  6. Provides supervision to audiology interns as assigned.
  7. Demonstrates competencies that incorporate age-specific guidelines, including N = Neonate (less than 30 days), I = Infant (30 days to 1 year), EC = Early Childhood (1-5 years), LC = Late Childhood (5-13 years), A = Adolescent (13-17 years), AD = Adult, and ALL = all ages.
  8. Provides audiology services to contracted Ear, Nose, and Throat clinics as assigned.
  9. Participates in maintaining and monitoring the work environment to ensure a continual state of Joint Commission readiness.
  10. Includes family/caregiver in patient care and provides effective education appropriate for learning needs of patient and family.


Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system.


Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified.


Ability to lift up to 40 lbs independently and greater than 40 lbs with assistance

Bending/Stooping - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)

Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)

Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.

Lifting - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)

Pushing/Pulling - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)

Sitting - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)

Standing - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)

Walking - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)


Some potential for exposure to blood and body fluids



Location Address:  2201 Mount Zion Parkway, Morrow, GA  30260
Function:  Allied Health - Rehab



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With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 622 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 60 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

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Basic Qualifications