The Cherry Blossom Capital is calling 4th year audiology students to Macon Georgia! The ENT Center and Georgia Hearing Institute are looking for motivated individuals to work in a fast paced clinic serving patients from birth to geriatrics in all areas of audiology. Our 4th year position will be split clinic time between our Macon and Warner Robins location. Our team of doctorate level audiologists and board certified ENT physicians are thrilled to take students annually to help prepare audiology 4th year students for a successful career. Our clinic provides the following services: diagnostic audiology, immittance testing, ABR (sedated and sleep deprived) threshold and diagnostic, ECochG, VNG, APD, hearing aid consultation/fitting/adjustment (extended wear and daily wear), cochlear implant evaluation/mapping, and custom ear protection to patients of all ages. If you are looking for a private practice ENT experience working closely with audiologists and ENT physicians, please apply today!
Primary Practice Setting:
ENT group practice
Number of Audiologists at the site:
0 FTE Masters Degree 4 FTE Au.D. 0 FTE Ph.D. 0 FTE Other Doctorate (ScD) 2 FTE professional support staff (technicians/audiometric assistants) 2 FTE Clerical Support Staff
Number of Audiology Students each year:
0 1st year AuD Clinical Rotations 0 2nd year 0 3rd year 1 4th year Externships
Will interview travel be compensated?
Continuing education opportunities?
Expected hours/days a week:
Travel to satellite centers required?
Yes 25 miles
Local students preferred:
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?
Externship site expects the extern to have mastered these skills before they begin their clinical externship:
Diagnostic audiometric evaluation, earmold impressions, and basic hearing aid knowledge.
Externship site expects the extern to learn/demonstrate these skills during their clinical externship:
Hearing aid evaluations, fitting, adjustments Cochlear implant evaluation and mapping Custom hearing protection ABR, ECochG, VNG, APD evaluations
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
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:
At least quarterly communication for evaluations.
September 15, 2019
Letters of Recommendation Resume Transcript Personal Review Phone interview Letter of request/intent
Steps for the student/university to follow in the application process:
Please email to email@example.com or mail to Elizabeth Webb 540 Hemlock St. Macon, GA 31201.
Contact Person: (preceptor, supervisor or extern coordinator)
The Georgia Hearing Institute is a full service audiological facility. We are associated with The ENT Center of Central Georgia and provide physician directed care for all of our patients. We specialize in comprehensive audiologic evaluation across the lifespan (newborn to adult), hearing aids, cochlear implants, bone anchored hearing devices, electrophysiologic testing, vestibular evaluations, and more. Our board certified staff of otolaryngologists and doctors of audiology are dedicated to providing the highest quality in hearing health care for patients who require rehabilitation through amplification, management or treatment. We have two offices that are fully equiped to handle any hearing problem. Our main office is located in Macon with our second office in Warner Robins.