House Ear Clinic is searching for a student extern for the 2021-2022 academic year. Candidates should be close to finishing their doctorate of Audiology with a preference for working with adult patients. Located near downtown Los Angeles, we are a busy private practice with 11 otologists/neurotologists and neurospecialists. Our audiology team works closely with our physicians to treat patients via medical management, rehabilitative measures, hearing aids/cochlear implants, or surgery, among other innovative practices. Applicants should expect to gain experience in a variety of different areas within the field of Audiology. Come see why patients come from all over the world to our historic clinic!
Primary Practice Setting:
ENT group practice
Number of Audiologists at the site:
0 FTE Masters Degree 8 FTE Au.D. 0 FTE Ph.D. 0 FTE Other Doctorate (ScD) 0 FTE professional support staff (technicians/audiometric assistants) 0 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
Other – Please Describe TBD
Will interview travel be compensated?
Continuing education opportunities?
Expected hours/days a week:
Travel to satellite centers required?
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:
-Basic comprehensive audiogram -Tympanometry/Acoustic reflexes/OAEs -Understanding of auditory/vestibular pathways and different types of hearing disorders
Externship site expects the extern to learn/demonstrate these skills during their clinical externship: