Fourth year position in busy and diverse private practice. Desert Valley Audiology is a fast growing private practice that serves patients of all ages. We offer ABR, OAE, VRA and other pediatric services as well as diagnostic and hearing aid services for Adults. Both audiologists on site hold the Certificate of Clinical Competancy in Audiology (CCC-A) from ASHA.
Ability to start position in May/June of 2018. Three years of graduate school in audiology.
Externship site expects the extern to have mastered these skills before they begin their clinical externship:
Good understanding of testing procedures and hearing aid protocol.
Externship site expects the extern to learn/demonstrate these skills during their clinical externship:
Increased ability to troubleshoot testing and hearing aids.
Primary Practice Setting:
Number of Audiology Students each year:
0 1st year AuD Clinical Rotations 3 2nd year 0 3rd year 1 4th year Externships
Does the externship site provide orientation to relevant clinical policies and procedures?
Does the externship site provide instructions about patient's rights and providing patient education?
Does the externship site provide orientation to quality assessment, quality assurance and quality improvement?
Number of Audiologists at the site:
0 FTE Masters Degree 2 FTE Au.D. 0 FTE Ph.D. 0 FTE Other Doctorate (ScD) 2 FTE professional support staff (technicians/audiometric assistants) 5 FTE Clerical Support Staff
Clinical opportunities that will be given to the extern:
Pediatric evaluations: infant/toddler
Pediatric evaluations: school-age
Adult hearing evaluations
Auditory processing evaluations
Evoked potential assessments
Intra-operative monitoring cases
Hearing aids dispensed
Hearing aid selection/fitting
Audiologic rehabilitation (group or individualized)
Welcome to Desert Valley Audiology, where we offer the highest quality audiological services in the Las Vegas, and Henderson, Nevada area. Our friendly team specializes in caring for the hearing impaired of all ages with services including hearing screenings, hearing tests, hearing aid fitting & programming, tinnitus treatment, assistive listening devices and more. Our practice is committed to he...lping you solve your hearing challenges through personalized and attentive hearing health care. We look forward to hearing from you, and helping you in your journey towards better hearing.