The Cherry Blossom Capital invites all 4th year audiology residents to apply for our position starting May 2022. The Georgia Hearing Institute an affiliate of The ENT Center of Central Georgia is looking for self-motivating individuals looking for an opportunity to learn in a comprehensive private practice ENT clinic and audiology department. Our residents become fully competent in areas of daily wear devices, extended wear, implantable solutions, vestibular evaluation, auditory brainstem response testing, custom products, and diagnostic audiometric evaluations for patients of all ages. As a resident you will learn from numerous audiologists and ENT physicians to help round out your clinical experience.
Primary Practice Setting:
ENT group practice
Number of Audiologists at the site:
0 FTE Masters Degree 5 FTE Au.D. 0 FTE Ph.D. 0 FTE Other Doctorate (ScD) 1 FTE professional support staff (technicians/audiometric assistants) 2 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?
Yes 4th year residents are included in all trainings/educational events.
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:
Otoscopy Audiometric evaluation for adults Earmold impression
Externship site expects the extern to learn/demonstrate these skills during their clinical externship:
Pediatric/adult audiometry, ABR, DPOAE, VNG, custom products, implantable solutions evaluation/fitting/follow up, and hearing aid evaluation/fitting/follow up.
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:
September 1, 2021
Letters of Recommendation Resume Transcript Phone interview Letter of request/intent 3 letters of recommendation Undergraduate and graduate transcripts Letter of intent Resume Phone/Zoom interview with Georgia Hearing Institute staff
Steps for the student/university to follow in the application process:
Email application materials to Elizabeth Webb, AuD at email@example.com *materials must all be emailed in one email or it will not be accepted. *materials may be mailed to 540 Hemlock St. Macon GA 31201
Contact Person: (preceptor, supervisor or extern coordinator)
Additional Salary Information: Health benefits provided
About Georgia Hearing Institute an affiliate of The ENT Center of Central Georgia
The Georgia Hearing Institute is a full service audiological facility. We are associated with The ENT Center of Central Georgia and provide physician directed care for all of our patients. We specialize in comprehensive audiologic evaluation across the lifespan (newborn to adult), hearing aids, cochlear implants, bone anchored hearing devices, electrophysiologic testing, vestibular evaluations, and more. Our board certified staff of otolaryngologists and doctors of audiology are dedicated to providing the highest quality in hearing health care for patients who require rehabilitation through amplification, management or treatment. We have two offices that are fully equiped to handle any hearing problem. Our main office is located in Macon with our second office in Warner Robins.