This course will provide a review of the latest version of Phonak Target™ fitting software including how to perform a first fitting. The course will focus on the latest innovations in Phonak Target™ designed to help you define your fitting workflow.
This session will review unique features and benefits of the Widex wireless CROS system. Emphasis will be paid on learning how to verify your CROS/BICROS fitting for optimal patient benefit and satisfaction.
This text course describes a gold standard protocol and gives considerations for hearing assessment in infants and young children using auditory brainstem response testing. It is written in an engaging Q & A format.
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This course will review how over exposure to noise can lead to hearing loss. The industrial standards for occupational noise exposure limits will be discussed as well and selecting appropriate hearing protection devices.
This course is designed to educate hearing care professionals on the technologies used in the Speech Variable Processing Platform. Learn about all the systems in motion that make Everyday Sounds Better.
CEUs/Hours Offered: ACAud/1.0; AG Bell - LSLS/1.0 Domain 4; ASHA/0.1 Intermediate, Professional; BAA/1.0; CAA/1.0; IHS/1.0; Kansas DHE, LTS-S0035/1.0; NZAS/1.0; SAC/1.0
Under Review: AAA/0.1 Intermediate
Deafness and autism both affect communication; but deafness is frequently identified before autism. Learn to identify the differences in communication development when a dual diagnosis may exist, proper referral channels, and intervention strategies to promote listening and communication skills in the school age child.
Please note: You may earn ABA Tier 1 credits for this course if you complete it as part of course 24657, "Deafness with Autism." Course 24657 contains recordings of four events from this series presented by Advanced Bionics. ABA Tier 1 CEUs can be earned only when all modules are completed as part of course 24657.
Selection of hearing instrument style involves much more than simple cosmetics. This course investigates the roles of earmolds, venting, and sound processing as factors in selecting hearing aids and earmold styles.
Despite education, noise protection, and modifications to the environment, noise still remains a major cause of sensorineural and high frequency hearing loss. This class will discuss how to address the problems resulting from noise exposure using the Widex Dream440.
This course will discuss binaural processing and the benefits it provides. Additionally the benefits of binaural hearing aid fitting vs. unilateral will also be explored.
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Please note: You may earn ABA Tier 1 credits for this course if you complete it as part of course 24666, "Starkey Research Series: Hearing Loss, Hearing Aids and Cognition New Evidence for Better Outcomes." Course 24666 contains recordings of three events from this series presented by Starkey. ABA Tier 1 CEUs can be earned only when all modules are completed as part of course 24666.
This presentation will introduce tools that might be useful to counsel patients on realistic expectations from amplification as well as additional tools that may make it easier to explain differences in levels technology. The participant will be able to select counseling tools for explaining realistic expectations from amplification, select counseling tools for explaining differences in hearing aid technology and utilize the Speech Intelligibility Index (SII) to counsel his/her patient on the impact of hearing loss in speech understanding.
CEUs/Hours Offered: AAA/0.1 Intermediate; ACAud/1.0; AHIP/1.0; ASHA/0.1 Intermediate, Professional; BAA/1.0; CAA/1.0; Calif. HADB/1.0 Hearing Aid Related, Hearing Aid Related, Hearing Aid Related, Hearing Aid Related, Hearing Aid Related, Hearing Aid Related, Hearing; IHS/1.0; Kansas DHE, LTS-S0035/1.0; SAC/1.0; TX FDHI/1.0 Manufacturer, Manufacturer
This course will discuss the importance of Infection Control in the dispensing office. We will focus on the development of the Universal Precautions protocol and its role, particularly in the dispensing office.
On a daily basis, many Audiologists encounter patients who suffer from tinnitus and it’s not uncommon for the Audiologist to be the first healthcare provider the patient sees. Though the Audiologist may not specialize in tinnitus evaluation or treatment, as the initial medical contact it’s important that adequate evaluation of symptoms occurs. An audiometer with an integrated tinnitus test modality expands treatment and evaluation possibilities. These tools can be helpful in counseling and determining the next steps for the patient.
The purpose of this course is to outline the components of a written infection control plan for an audiology or hearing care practice. This course is designed to provide an overview of considerations in choosing appropriate infection control products, and implementing effective infection control products to ensure compliance with standards. This course is part of a 2-part series. You can find the first course, Infection Control: Why Audiologists Need to Care in the AudiologyOnline course library as a live webinar on 5/2/14. Both courses will also be recorded for on-demand viewing.
The course is presented by a medical doctor with experience in bone anchored solution surgeries. Dr. Kim provides a medical perspective of the advantages and disadvantages of bone anchored solutions. The course will also explain patient candidacy and the evolution of bone anchored solutions.
Surveys have shown that sound quality is crucial in the successful use of hearing aids by patients. The following study compares the sound quality and user satisfaction of Widex’ Dream hearing aids with experienced users’ current high end hearing aids. The introduction of Widex’ new A/D converter in the Dream family of hearing aids allows significantly improved input levels thereby reducing distortion and artefacts and ultimately providing exceptional sound quality.
Course Description: course will provide in-depth knowledge and demonstrate practical use of Ponto Plus wireless capabilities to include Oticon Medical Streamer and ConnectLine. Discussion will also present how to optimize listening benefit depending upon specific user needs.