Psychometrist Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

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    Leanne Tamm
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    At Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, we are committed to improving the quality of life for every child and bringing the world the joy of healthier kids. We are one of the most respected names in children’s health care. U.S. News & World Report ranked Cincinnati Children’s No. 3 in the nation in the magazine’s 2020-2021 list of the best children’s hospitals. Cincinnati Children’s was also rated in the top 10 in all pediatric specialties.

    The Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology is seeking a Psychometrist to become familiar with and increase knowledge of standardized psychological test batteries, evaluating children’s cognitive, academic and behavioral status.

    Key Responsibilities:
    Administer pediatric psychological tests
     Competent is administering all the most commonly administered IQ and Achievement tests. When standardized testing is not possible, evaluate the patient’s level of functioning by engaging in constructive play situations.

    Score pediatric psychological tests
     Score all tests accurately and in the timeframe specified by the Division.

    Effectively communicate with patients, families and doctors
     Provide written summary of the patient’s behavior during testing, including any interactions with the patient’s parents or peers that may be observed incidentally to the psychologist. Complete progress notes in EPIC. Provide data to assist children in getting the appropriate special services/IEP’s that are required and needed. Provide data for Psychologists which will contribute to the assessment of a patient’s needs, the organization’s capability to provide care or treatment and the appropriate level of care.

    Education/Work Experience:
    Required:
    Bachelor’s degree in Psychology or related field and one year of experience working with children OR Master’s degree in Psychology with coursework in individual test instruments.

    Preferred:
    Pediatric testing experience,

    If you are interested in this opportunity please contact Erin Lutz, HR Consultant at erin.lutz@cchmc.org
    EOE/AA

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