We are a busy 2 physician otolaryngology/audiology practice with two full-time, ASHA certified Doctors of Audiology in Boardman, Ohio.We are currently accepting applications for a 4th year audiology extern for May 2021 to May 2022.
This site includes pediatric through adult patient population diagnostic hearing testing, immittance audiometry, OAEs, vestibular testing and treatment, ABR testing, and hearing aid evaluation, fittings, and repairs.
Our hours of operation are Monday through Friday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
This externship includes a $15,000 stipend.
Please send resume to: Fifth Avenue Otolaryngologists, Inc.
7227 Glenwood Avenue
Youngstown, Ohio 44512
Phone: (330) 629 - 7082
The candidate must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with clients of all ages as well as our professional and support staff. We welcome all positive, enthusiastic, people-centered audiology candidates to apply!
Primary Practice Setting:
ENT group practice
Number of Audiologists at the site:
0 FTE Masters Degree 2 FTE Au.D. 0 FTE Ph.D. 0 FTE Other Doctorate (ScD) 0 FTE professional support staff (technicians/audiometric assistants) 1 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?
5 Major Holidays
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:
Externship site expects the extern to learn/demonstrate these skills during their clinical externship:
Hearing Aids/Vestibular testing
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:
emails and phone calls
Letters of Recommendation Resume Phone interview
Steps for the student/university to follow in the application process:
please call or email us with any interest
Contact Person: (preceptor, supervisor or extern coordinator)