Curriculum Vitae of Barbara J. Madden

Barbara J. Madden, Au.D.  Doctor of Audiology

158 Bishops Drive

Aston, PA 19014

(610) 506-6562 (cell)

Email: audiobarb@gmail.com

Profile

Goal-directed, results-oriented professional with strong clinical skills, medical background and business experience.  Effective communicator, persuasive and adaptable.  Self-motivated with high energy, initiative and focus.  Keen insight into the needs and views of others.  Able to listen, to identify issues/problem areas and to form innovative solutions.

Relevant Skills

  • Enhanced the practices of hearing professionals across the country as a Business & Practice Development Consultant
  • Directed operations of a two-site, out-patient audiology department & hearing aid dispensary
  • Provided comprehensive diagnostic and rehabilitative hearing care services
  • Established a diagnostic audiology/hearing aid program at a local retirement community
  • Received certification as a facilitator of leadership and management training through Development Dimensions, International, Inc.
  • Facilitated the training of hospital staff during our system-wide customer service initiative
  • Participated as faculty for new employee orientation – Our Commitment to Excellence
  • Coordinated marketing of the department’s services to staff physicians and the community

Education

Au.D., Doctor of AudiologyPennsylvania College of Optometry, School of Audiology, Elkins Park, PA
M.S., Master of SciencePennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

Work Experience

Business Development ConsultantGN Resound, Bloomington, MN
Director of Audiology & The Hearing Aid Center

Riddle Hospital/Main Line Health System

Media, PA

Practice Development ConsultantPhonak Hearing Systems, Warrenville, IL
Director of Speech & Hearing / Clinical Audiologist   

Riddle Hospital/Main Line Health System

Media, PA

Clinical AudiologistElwyn Institutes, Elwyn, PA

Other Interests

  • Public speaking at medical staff meetings and community educational seminars
  • Participation in volunteer activities for the hospital and the community

References

Available upon request


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