We are a busy 5 doctor ENT practice seeking a motivated applicant for our fourth year externship position for 2021-2022. Our clinic provides a wide range of services including comprehensive hearing evaluations, tympanometry, otoacoustic emission testing, VRA, CPA, sedated and non-sedated ABR's, VNG's, canalith repositioning maneuvers, and hearing aids. We provide services for all age ranges. We are also in partnership with a Fyzical franchise that provides an expansion of vestibular services including CDP testing and vestibular rehabilitation. Stipend and possible paid housing available.
Completed 3 years in Au.D. program
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) 4 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 1 3rd year 1 4th year Externships
Stipend Living expenses
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:
Full diagnostic hearing evaluation and obtaining case history
Externship site expects the extern to learn/demonstrate these skills during their clinical externship:
All areas of audiology that we service
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:
Any communication as needed
Letters of Recommendation Resume
Steps for the student/university to follow in the application process:
Sent resume and letters of recommendations then set up an interview
Contact Person: (preceptor, supervisor or extern coordinator)
Busy 5 doctor ENT practice that provides a wide range of audiological services including comprehensive audiological assessments, ABR’s, VNG’s, canalith repositioning maneuvers, and hearing aid services for adult and pediatric patients.