The Hearing & Balance Centers of New England is dedicated to empowering individuals to live an active and engaged lifestyle. Our team of audiologists and support personnel are devoted to providing our patients with exceptional hearing health care centered on knowledge, education, patience and compassion. We have an established community outreach which includes advocating for hearing health in our community and through our Healthy Hearing Foundation. Overall, we commit ourselves to a standard of excellence in audiology.
We are seeking a fourth year extern to join our team in June of 2018. The ideal candidate is highly motivated and dedicated to offering exceptional hearing health care. The services at the Hearing & Balance Centers of New England include diagnostic audiology, counseling, and treatment of hearing disorders. This is an excellent opportunity to gain knowledge and experience in a thriving private practice.
3 letters of recommendation
Copy of unofficial transcripts.
E-MAIL Dr. Bashaw at email@example.com
Externship site expects the extern to have mastered these skills before they begin their clinical externship:
Externship site expects the extern to learn/demonstrate these skills during their clinical externship:
Treatment of Hearing Loss.
Primary Practice Setting:
Number of Audiology Students each year:
0 1st year AuD Clinical Rotations 1 2nd year 2 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:
1 FTE Masters Degree 1 FTE Au.D. 1 FTE Ph.D. 0 FTE Other Doctorate (ScD) 1 FTE professional support staff (technicians/audiometric assistants) 3 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)
Cochlear implant evaluations
Cochlear implant rehabilitation
Stipend Other – Please Describe Stipend Pending
Continuing education opportunities?
Travel to satellite centers required?
Consortium or collaborative arrangements with other sites?
How frequently will the externship site communicate with the university during the externship?
Communication or other support do expected or required from the university during the externship:
Letters of Recommendation Resume Letter of request/intent
Steps for the student/university to follow in the application process:
Communicate with Dr. Kimberley Bashaw at firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Person: (preceptor, supervisor or extern coordinator)
The Hearing & Balance Centers of New England is a premiere hearing healthcare center offering services to the entire Central Massachusetts. Our Doctors of Audiology provide comprehensive audiological evaluations, hearing aid consultation and fitting, and VNG testing.