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Audiology’s Game of Risk: Managed Care Contracting and Credentialing in a Changing Landscape

Kim Cavitt, AuD

August 3, 2020

This course focuses on the fundamentals of third-party payer/insurance contracting and credentialing. We will explore the steps involved in enrollment and credentialing and how to decide whether or no...   Read More


20Q: The Audiologist's Role With Patients Who Have Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Gail Whitelaw, PhD

July 20, 2020

A discussion of the role of the audiologist with patients who have traumatic brain injury as part of a multi-disciplinary care team, written in an engaging Q & A format.   Read More

  


Delivering Culturally Competent Care: Strategies for Clinicians

Kathleen Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

July 13, 2020

During this course, we are going to define cultural and linguistic competency. I will shorten that to “cultural competency” throughout the rest of the session rather than saying the longer full ph...   Read More

 


Supervision: Developing Person-Centered Communication

Karen Munoz, EdD, CCC-A

June 29, 2020

This course will discuss supervision considerations for teaching students counseling skills. This information will help supervisors support students in learning how to integrate person-centered care i...   Read More


20Q: Why All Audiologists Should be Administering Balance Screenings

David Jedlicka, AuD

June 22, 2020

A discussion of why all audiologists should be conducting balance screenings, written in an engaging Q & A format.   Read More

  


Clinician’s Guide to Misophonia

Jenna M. Pellicori, AuD, CCC-A

June 15, 2020

This course will identify common complaints and characteristics associated with a diagnosis of misophonia, as well as determine appropriate assessment measures to guide referrals, resources, and recom...   Read More


Sustaining the Well-Being of Healthcare Workers During Coronavirus

Kathleen Weissberg, OTD, OTR/L, CMDCP, CDP

June 1, 2020

The coronavirus (COVID-19) is presenting new and unique challenges. We are navigating unchartered waters with this virus, making it important to find new ways to work and interact while also taking ca...   Read More


20Q: Why We Need an Audiology Practice Standards Organization

Jenne Tunnell, AuD

May 18, 2020

A discussion of standards, as well as the rationale, purpose, and current activities of the Audiology Practice Standards Organization, written in an engaging Q & A format.   Read More

  


Therapeutic Techniques to Build Alliance with Complex Patients and Their Families

Michael Hoffman, PhD

May 13, 2020

This course will present concrete, specific therapeutic strategies for managing complex patients and their families. This may include patients who refuse to use their equipment, are non-adherent to me...   Read More


The Evolution of Widex EVOKE: FALL 2019 UPDATES

Julie Dunphy, AuD

May 4, 2020

This course will provide an overview of the Widex Evoke platform including the recent evolutions and enhancements. This will include a discussion of the core features, options (including new models),...   Read More


Intra- and Post-Operative Electrocochleography in Cochlear Implants

Aniket Saoji, PhD

May 4, 2020

This course will cover intra-operative electrocochleography measurements to monitor cochlear trauma during cochlear implant electrode placement and the use of electrocochleography to predict post-oper...   Read More

  


20Q: Using Artificial Intelligence to Triage and Manage Patients with Dizziness - The Mayo Clinic Experience

Devin L. McCaslin, PhD

April 27, 2020

A Q & A discussion of how the Mayo Clinic is using artificial intelligence to triage and manage dizzy patients.   Read More

  


The Hearing Aid Test Drive: A Whole-Practice Approach for the New Consumer

Bill Diles, MA, Will Diles, BA, Adam Jasa, BA

April 13, 2020

This course addresses the new market and demographic forces that private practices are facing and offers a wholistic practice approach called The Hearing Aid Test Drive that’s proven to increase new...   Read More

 


ReSound Relief In-App Survey: Understanding How People with Tinnitus Use the App to Manage Sleep Behavior

Michael Piskosz, MS

April 6, 2020

To better understand user’s interactions with the ReSound Relief app, in regards to sleep behavior, an in-app survey was conducted and data analytics were analyzed.   Read More


20Q: Consumer Insights on Hearing Aids, PSAPs, OTC Devices, and More from MarkeTrak 10

Kate Carr

March 16, 2020

A review of findings from the MarkeTrak 10 consumer survey of hearing aid owners and non-owners conducted by Hearing Industries Association, with takeaways for audiologists and hearing aid dispensers.   Read More

 


The Technological Evolution of Today’s Hearing Aids

Dave Kemp

February 28, 2020

This course will walk through a variety of recent technological developments, occurring in this industry and in ancillary industries, that pertain to hearing aids. We’ll then take a look at the impl...   Read More


20Q: Word Recognition Testing - Let's Just Agree to do it Right!

H. Gustav Mueller, PhD, Benjamin W.Y. Hornsby, PhD

February 17, 2020

Many common practices in conducting word recognition testing are invalid and inaccurate. This article provides explanations and practical protocols for conducting this testing accurately in all clinic...   Read More

   


User Engagement with Signia TeleCare: A Way to Facilitate Hearing Aid Acceptance

Matthias Froehlich, PhD, Eric Branda, AuD, PhD, Dirk Apel, BS

February 12, 2020

In this paper, we report on an investigation regarding the relationship between the level of TeleCare user engagement, measured by the number of interactions with some of the key features during the f...   Read More

 


Ethics in Audiology Today

James W. Hall III, PhD

February 10, 2020

This presentation provides audiologists with practical information on ethical conduct and decision making in clinical and educational settings. Specific topics include ethical concerns and considerati...   Read More


Fall 2019-New Products on Discover Platform from Unitron

Kristina Petraitis, AuD, FAAA

December 30, 2019

Unitron’s newest products offer hands-free, direct connectivity solutions that look great, fit great and sound great right from the start! In addition, we’ll introduce you to a unique feature comi...   Read More


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