Vision and Hearing Technician
Company: DuPage County Health Department
Type: Part Time
The DuPage County Health Department has an opening for the Vision and Hearing Technician position. This position conducts vision and hearing screening tests for school aged children to identify possible vision and hearing deficiencies; conducts follow-up tests; contacts parents for follow-up; compiles state statistical information; instructs children concerning screening procedures before testing; trains volunteers; establishes and maintains client files and charts; ensures that release forms or consent forms have been signed; sanitizes materials and equipment; transports equipment; maintains required training, licensure, and/or certification; adheres to department guidelines for attendance and punctuality; participates in emergency response activities as assigned; maintains confidentiality of privileged information and adheres to patient privacy laws; demonstrates sensitivity and understanding of other ethnic groups and cultures; may assist with determining client eligibility; if bilingual, may assist clients communicate with non-bilingual staff.