This text is an engaging Q & A discussion of teleaudiology applications and outcomes, with examples from the Veterans Administration.
Course created on February 12, 2018
- After this course learners will be able to define teleaudiology and explain the rationale for offering teleaudiology services.
- After this course learners will be able to describe some potential challenges of offering teleaudiology based on the VA examples provided.
- After this course learners will be able to explain some key considerations for getting started with teleaudiology.
- After this course learners will be able to discuss some ways that the VA has implemented teleaudiology, including services provided, and outcomes.
Dr. Chad Gladden is the Audiology Telehealth Coordinator for the VA Audiology and Speech Pathology National Program Office. Prior to this position, he was the Acting Service Chief and Supervisor, for Audiology and Speech Pathology, and the Telehealth Program Manager at the William S. Middleton Memorial VA Hospital, Madison, WI. Dr. Gladden is a national spokesperson for the advancement of teleaudiology, and has a strong commitment to advancing telehealth and preparing staff for involvement in this important service.
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