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 Professional Education Manager for Cochlear Americas. She received her Master’s Degree in Audiology from the State University of New York at Buffalo and her AuD from the University of Florida. She was privileged to begin her career as a pediatric audiologist and gain extensive clinical experience in implantable hearing devices at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and at the Manchester Cochlear Implant Programme in the United Kingdom. After working for several years as an Educational Audiologist and Technical Support Audiologist in the hearing aid industry, she returned to hearing implants and Cochlear in 2011.
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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