Patients with cochlear implants must receive ongoing and consistent care in order to maximize outcomes. However, for some patients access to care may be limited by geography, mobility, or family and work responsibilities. In this course, we will explore how Cochlear’s Remote Care technology is making it possible to provide quality care to patients without a trip into the clinic and we will provide detail on Remote Check, a tool that allows clinicians to monitor patient progress anytime and anywhere.
Course created on March 14, 2022
- After this course, participants will be able to explain how Connected Care can be utilized to maximize patient outcomes.
- After this course, participants will be able to list the benefits of providing Remote Care to patients who are unable to travel into the clinic.
- After this course, participants will be able to list the assessments available in Remote Check and explain how they can be used to monitor patient progress.
|0-5 Minutes||Introducing Connected Care|
|5-10 Minutes||Implementing Connected Care in your clinic|
|10-15 Minutes||Patient and clinician benefits of Remote Care|
|15-25 Minutes||Remote Check|
|25-30 Minutes||Research and evidence for Remote Check|
Regional Clinical Training Manager
Amy Donaldson is an Audiologist and Marketing Manager for Connected Care at Cochlear Americas. She has extensive clinical experience as a cochlear implant audiologist, working in both the United States and Europe for the first decade of her career. In her many years with Cochlear, Amy has been privileged to provide advanced clinical support and education to professionals working with hearing implants across the United States. In her current role, Amy supports clinics as they transform how patients will connect to hearing care now and in the future.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Cochlear Americas in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Cochlear Americas products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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