Aberdeen Audiology is a busy and established private practice in Philadelphia’s Main Line suburbs. Opportunities exist for development of professional skills in the following areas:
Adult and pediatric amplification, including speech mapping.
Adult and pediatric assistive technology (i.e. hearing aid Bluetooth connectivity, remote microphone systems, streamers, etc.).
Central auditory processing evaluations and treatment
Cochlear implant evaluations, mapping, orientation, and counseling.
Community outreach and education.
Pediatric and adult diagnostics.
Evidence-based practices regarding the patient counseling processes
Telehealth service delivery models
Specialized hearing aids including Lyric, bone anchored hearing aid (including soft bands)
Tinnitus evaluation and treatment including sound therapy and counseling.
Practice management skills.
Candidates should have diverse practicum experience, demonstrate initiative, good communication skills (written and verbal), desire to learn, and good teamwork skills. An in-person interview will be part of the application process.
To apply, please provide:
Letter of intent
Three letters of Reference
Transcript (official or non-official)
Thomas R. Goyne, Au.D. 230 Sugartown Road, Suite 10 Wayne, PA 19087 610.688.6003 firstname.lastname@example.org
Primary Practice Setting:
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) 3 FTE Clerical Support Staff
Number of Audiology Students each year:
0 1st year AuD Clinical Rotations 0 2nd year 0 3rd year 2 4th year Externships
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:
All applicants must be on track to begin the 4th year in May/June of 2021.
Externship site expects the extern to learn/demonstrate these skills during their clinical externship:
Externs in our office will learn skills related to hearing aid fitting and dispensing, counseling, auditory processing evaluations and therapy, tinnitus management, and cochlear implant candidacy and mapping. If students show interest, skills and strategies of practice management can be explored as well.
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:
Requirements and deadlines for supervision.
April 15, 2021
Letters of Recommendation Resume Transcript Phone interview Letter of request/intent
Steps for the student/university to follow in the application process:
To apply, please provide: • Letter of intent • Resume/curriculum vitae • Three letters of Reference • Transcript (official or non-official) Contact information: Thomas R. Goyne, Au.D. 230 Sugartown Road, Suite 10 Wayne, PA 19087 610.688.6003 email@example.com
Contact Person: (preceptor, supervisor or extern coordinator)