Hearing Systems is offering a 4th year AuD externship position located in Houston, Texas.Starting date will be May/June 2021 to May 2022.Hearing Systems is a private practice clinical setting providing hearing health care for all ages.Externs will have the opportunity to experience comprehensive diagnostic hearing evaluation, hearing aid evaluation and fitting, tinnitus evaluation and management, custom earmolds of multiple types and dispense a variety of assistive listening devices.In addition, externs will obtain clinical hours for vestibular, cochlear implant and BAHA fittings off site arranged by the clinic.A stipend will be offered.Interested applicants please submit resumes via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Primary Practice Setting:
Number of Audiologists at the site:
1 FTE Masters Degree 1 FTE Au.D. 0 FTE Ph.D. 0 FTE Other Doctorate (ScD) 3 FTE professional support staff (technicians/audiometric assistants) 3 FTE Clerical Support Staff
Number of Audiology Students each year:
1 1st year AuD Clinical Rotations 0 2nd year 0 3rd year 0 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:
*Case history *Hearing evaluations-audiogram, immittance testing, OAEs *Ear impressions *Program hearing aid devices for first fit
Externship site expects the extern to learn/demonstrate these skills during their clinical externship: