Super power hearing instruments are designed to provide the maximum amount of gain available to patients with severe to profound, or profound hearing losses. In this course we will discuss what patients with severe to profound hearing loss and the hearing care professionals that care for them may experience when dealing with this type of loss and factors for success in fitting and using.
Course created on June 24, 2020
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the user benefits of the new super-power portfolio.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the key characteristics of the super power hearing instrument end user.
- After this course, participants will be able to utilize the various sound processing options and additional fitting features unique to the super power hearing instrument end user.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the key connectivity and streaming capabilities available as well as the benefits to this unique hearing impaired population.
|0-5 Minutes||Welcome and Introduction|
|5-15 Minutes||Discussion of the benefit of super power hearing instruments.|
|15-30 Minutes||Discussion of the key characteristics and needs of the super power hearing instrument end user.|
|30-45 Minutes||Technical details of the Boost Ultra hearing instruments.|
|45-55 Minutes||Discussion of wireless connectivity and streaming options as well as use of teleaudiology through Remote Care Live for the super power end user.|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary with question and answer.|
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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