This podcast provides audiologists with practical information about the delivery of audiology services via telehealth techniques and technologies, referred to as teleaudiology. Special emphasis is given to the role of low touch and no touch teleaudiology approaches in the COVID-19 era.
Course created on August 20, 2020
- After this course, participants will be able to list 2 general approaches for remote delivery of audiology services.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify a virtual option for determining patient need for medical referral.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe 2 techniques for hearing assessment with little or no physical patient contact.
|0-15 Minutes||Teleaudiology: Definition and Terminology|
|15-30 Minutes||Validation of Teleaudiology Services|
|30-45 Minutes||Teleaudiology in the Covid-19 Era|
|45-55 Minutes||Low and No Touch Teleaudiology Options|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
James W. Hall III
James W. Hall III, PhD is an internationally recognized audiologist with 40-years of clinical, teaching, research, and administrative experience. During his career, Dr. Hall has held clinical and academic audiology positions at major medical centers and leadership roles in the American Academy of Audiology. He is the author of over 190 peer-reviewed publications, invited articles, book chapters and also 10 textbooks. Dr. Hall now holds academic appointments as Professor (part-time) at Salus University and the University of Hawaii. Dr. Halls clinical areas of expertise include auditory electrophysiology, tinnitus/hyperacusis, and auditory processing disorders.
Samantha Kleindienst Robler
Samantha Kleindienst Robler, AuD, PhD is a Population Health Informatics Lead Norton Sound Health Corporation in remote Northwest Alaska and Adjunct Professor at University of Hawaii in Honolulu. Her clinical and research interests include innovating and improving tools that address accessibility to hearing healthcare, including telemedicine and health technology development and application in the clinical setting, as well as addressing global hearing health, and public health policy in the hearing healthcare delivery system.
Samantha Robler: Financial: Samantha Robler has no financial relationships to disclose. Non-financial: Samantha Robler has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
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