Associated Ear, Nose and Throat is looking for a motivated 4th year Extern for the 2019-2020 year. We are a primarily adult ENT/audiology practice. As an extern here you would gain experience with diagnostic testing, acoustic reflex testing, OAEs, hearing aids (many manufacturers), and Baha.
We are looking for someone with strong diagnostic skills, likes a fast paced, busy environment and has a desire to learn.
completion of 3rd year AuD program.
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:
- continue to develop diagnostic skills - work to become independent with working with multiple hearing aid manufactures - refine critical thinking skills
Primary Practice Setting:
ENT group practice Private Practice
Number of Audiology Students each year:
0 1st year AuD Clinical Rotations 0 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 1 FTE Au.D. 0 FTE Ph.D. 0 FTE Other Doctorate (ScD) 1 FTE professional support staff (technicians/audiometric assistants) 2 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
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:
contact as needed
Letters of Recommendation Resume Letter of request/intent once application is received and reviewed an on-site or phone interview will be scheduled for qualified applicants. Deadline for materials is 9/20/2018
Steps for the student/university to follow in the application process:
please email all necessary application materials to email@example.com
Contact Person: (preceptor, supervisor or extern coordinator)