Newborn Hearing Screener Resume Samples

A Newborn Hearing Screener assists, nurses, and conducts infant hearing health tests on newborn babies to detect early hearing issues. A well-written Newborn Hearing Screener Resume indicates the following duties – conducting optoacoustic emissions or OAE’s; testing on babies in the nursery; measuring each ear’s reaction and response to sounds; conducting automated auditory brainstem response, using sensors placed behind each ear to measure brain response, conducting follow-up tests for newborns that fail the OAE. The job description also includes taking up administrative tasks.

Personal characteristics and skills expected from the job applicants include – the ability to handle newborn babies; willingness to work with people from all walks of life, ability to follow instructions; calm and reassuring; and very good communication skills. While formal education is not mandatory, many employers expect literacy and a good standard of numeracy with some sort of childcare-related qualifications.

Newborn Hearing Screener Resume example

Newborn Hearing Screener Resume

Headline : Seeking a Newborn Hearing Screener position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Good Communication Skills and Customer Care Skills.

Description :

  • Responsible for hearing screening all newborns in the well-baby and NICU nursery during the assigned shift.
  • Implemented the screening with the ALGO AABR screening device.
  • Maintained accuracy and expertise in screening techniques.
  • Completed Peloton Screening Service training program for screening techniques, policies, and documentation.
  • Abided by all hospital policies and procedures: HIPAA guidelines, Infection Control, and Baby safety guidelines.
  • Administered the hearing screening program including Screening and confirmation of consent for screen or waiver.
  • Documented results in the medical record, baby immunization record, and state reporting.
  • Recorded results appropriately in patients’ charts.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates Of Science In Nursing


Newborn Hearing Screener Resume

Headline : As a Newborn Hearing Screener perform mandated hearing screening tests for newborn infants, provides education to parents pertaining to the relevance of hearing screening and early intervention, and records patient information and hearing screen results.

Skills : Organizational Skills, Able to Explain Procedures to Parents.

Description :

  • Scheduled follow-up diagnostic audiology appointments when indicated and distribute appropriate information regarding follow-up procedures.
  • Filed out exam sheets and working with the doctor to write up a treatment plan for the patient.
  • Updated charts for patients that came to the office with new information and treatment plans.
  • Responsible for documenting hearing screening results in medical records as indicated by established protocols.
  • Prepared and sterilized instruments for use and maintained a clean work station.
  • Ensured compliance in OSHA procedures when handling hazardous materials.
  • Triaged patients who call or walk-in and ensure their needs are met.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate In Phlebotomy


Newborn Hearing Screener Resume

Headline : Newborn Hearing Screener position with 5 years of experience in conducting hearing screens on all applicable patients at the hospital assigned to. Responsible for performing hearing screens, the Newborn. Hearing Screener will follow IHSS and hospital policies and procedures, including, but not limited to infection prevention and control, safety awareness, and quality assurance.

Skills : Good Hearing Skills, Communication Skills, Organizational Skills.

Description :

  • Reported to the nursery each week at the scheduled time(s).
  • Selected and prepared infants for screening based on program policies and nursery requirements.
  • Operated a screening device according to manufacturer's instructions and instructions received in the screening training and/or certification program.
  • Recorded results of screening and disseminating information to appropriate personnel.
  • Maintained equipment in good condition.
  • Notified program supervisor of low supplies or equipment problems.
  • Maintained strict patient confidentiality.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Newborn Hearing Screener Resume

Summary : As a Newborn Hearing Screener, responsible for performing mandated hearing screening tests for newborn infants, providing education to parents pertaining to the relevance of hearing screening and early intervention, and recording patient information and hearing screen results.

Skills : Patient Care, Coordination Skills, Detail-Oriented.

Description :

  • Followed strict guidelines for patient/parent identification.
  • Ensured patients were given thorough knowledge and efficient care of their hearing health.
  • Assisted coordinator in confirming or rescheduling outpatient appointments, following up with equipment issues, and training new staff as needed.
  • Retrieved patient information through Censor/Beacon to receive newborns face sheets. Verified mother and baby information matches and updating any.
  • Scheduled all follow up appointments as needed.
  • Maintained a clean and orderly work area.
  • Explained how the test worked to uncertain and concerned new parents.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certificate In Phlebotomy

Newborn Hearing Screener Resume

Headline : Hardworking and reliable individual looking to obtain a position that will enable me to use my strong organizational skills, educational background, and ability to work well with people. A team player who demonstrates a high level of interpersonal skills required to interface with different departments, functional areas, internal and external customers at all levels of the organization.

Skills : MS Office, Time Management, Patient Care.

Description :

  • Gathered newborn patient information.
  • Determined if the baby was within newborn screening time, and proceeded to test.
  • Screened every newborn within screen time (before baby discharge).
  • Contacted doctor with follow-up results as needed.
  • Entered patient demographics into the computer system.
  • Reported test results to nursing staff and doctors.
  • Established relationships with nursing staff and doctors.
  • Performed and/or assisted with treatments and procedures and administer medications as ordered by providers.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Practical Nursing In Nursing

Newborn Hearing Screener Resume

Objective : As a Newborn Hearing Screener, responsible for conducting these hearing screening tests prior to patient discharge supporting patient care goals and objectives.

Skills : Data Analysis, Patient Care, Coordination Skills.

Description :

  • Assisted building personnel in organizing the hearing screening program for the purpose of identifying students with hearing problems.
  • Compiled comprehensive records for the purpose of complying with administrative requirements.
  • Maintained a variety of manual and electronic documents, files, and records for the purpose of documenting activities, providing reliable information, and complying with District, state, and federal requirements.
  • Maintained audiometric screening equipment.
  • Monitored students in screening areas for the purpose of maintaining safety and following district policy.
  • Processed documents and materials.
  • Reported unusual and/or difficult hearing screening situations or problems to the audiologist for the purpose of resolving issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Newborn Hearing Screener Resume

Headline : Hardworking, organized, Newborn Hearing Screener professional with a proven background delivering sensible business technology solutions on time and under budget while working as a team member or team leader.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Medical Terminology, Customer Service.

Description :

  • Worked as a hearing screener was able to improve my second language by communicating with doctors and nurses.
  • Communicated with parents explaining the procedure and the results of their baby.
  • Able to experience a fast-paced environment where became more aware of solving problems with a large volume of work.
  • Conducted hearing screens on infants.
  • Followed applicable policies and procedures including infection prevention and control, safety awareness, and quality assurance.
  • Trained newly hired staff on NICU screening protocols and procedures.
  • Scheduled follow-up diagnostic audiology appointments when indicated and distribute appropriate information regarding follow-up procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma In Hearing Screener

Newborn Hearing Screener Resume

Summary : Newborn Hearing Screener experience in health and outpatient settings, in addition to Pediatric Preschool teaching experience. Highly motivated, knowledgeable, trustworthy, a dependable person looking to become part of an exceptional team of therapists, to bring talent and success to a company, who improve the lives of children and their family.

Skills : Clinic Source, Excel Spreadsheet, Patient Care.

Description :

  • Completed newborn hearing screenings (via ABR and OAE) in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and for inpatients.
  • Attended weekly interdisciplinary, NICU rounds, and provide input regarding the plan of care.
  • Collected, reviewed, and compiled newborn hearing screening results into OZ.
  • Consulted with parents regarding the results of hearing screening and share appropriate recommendations.
  • Documented hearing screening results and share it with the nursing staff.
  • Collaborated with nurses to determine the patient schedules and determined possible risk factors and overall medical status.
  • Completed follow up newborn hearing screenings for infants that did not pass their initial newborn hearing screening.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.A. In Speech Language

Newborn Hearing Screener Resume

Summary : Newborn Hearing Screener position with 2+ years of experience in Conducting newborn hearing screenings on all infants in the nursery and NICU prior to discharge from the hospital, coordinating post-discharge follow-up care as needed utilizing appropriate procedures and computer technology.

Skills : Attentiveness, Time Management.

Description :

  • Performed screening tests on newborns. Communicated results to nurses or parents. Uploaded test results onto computer Sendoff billing information.
  • Responsible for performing hearing screens on newborn babies and sending billing information to the billing department in a timely manner.
  • Responsible for entering information into the computer and setting up the test by applying various sensors and equipment on the newborn.
  • Ensured proper supply units for therapy materials, OAE and ABR equipment, and clerical supplies.
  • Responded to emergency situations.
  • Followed strict guidelines for patient identification and result labeling.
  • Maintained both hospital and IHSS corporate records and logs as required.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Newborn Hearing Screener Resume

Summary : To obtain a Newborn Hearing Screener position that will utilize my skills in the areas of child care, teaching, and occupational therapy. An organized individual able to perform effectively under stress, meet short notice deadlines in changing environments utilizing all available resources.

Skills : Customer Service, Patient Care.

Description :

  • Provided education to parents pertaining to the relevance of hearing screening and early intervention.
  • Followed protocols according to OSHA.
  • Observed and adhered to company and department policies and procedures.
  • Handled screening results, verifying insurance information, and follow proper batching procedures for billing.
  • Followed, established guidelines for security and identification of infants as established by the Newborn Hearing Screen Program within the program manual located on-site.
  • Maintained a relevant knowledge of the Newborn Hearing Screen Program.
  • Recognized and solved potential problems and obtains assistance when necessary in a timely manner.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate In Diagnostic Medical Sonography