With so many features in hearing aids these days it is hard to remember not only what the feature is, but when and how to adjust a feature based off patient feedback. This course will provide practical examples of when and how to adjust some of our Beltone features. This knowledge can then be applied easily into your follow-up appointments.
Course created on March 23, 2021
- After this course learners will be able to explain how to adjust features within the Solus Max software.
- After this course learners will be able to compare the differences between similar features to help identify which feature is the correct feature for a patient.
- After this course learners will be able to discuss gain levels and how changing gain impacts other hearing aid features.
- After this course learners will be able to explain how the hearing aid and accessories interact.
|10-20 Minutes||Deciding most appropriate directionality option|
|20-40 Minutes||Understanding how features interact with each other, using case studies to help explain.|
|40-50 Minutes||Features specifically for accessories|
|50-60 Minutes||Summary and questions|
Product Training Development Manager
Laura Schachtel is the Product Training Development Manager for Beltone Electronics. Prior to taking this position, she worked as a clinical audiologist and while earning her doctorate degree worked in the QA department for GN Resound. Laura earned her BS in Speech and Hearing Science from the University of Illinois and went on to receive her doctorate degree in audiology from Rush University in Chicago, IL. Laura holds a certificate of clinical competence in audiology and is licensed by the state of Illinois as an audiologist. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and a member of the American Speech Language and Hearing Association.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Beltone in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Beltone products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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