This webinar will focus on providing participants with an overview of Remote care Services and Programs from Oticon Medical designed to empower bone-anchored patients.
Course created on January 27, 2021
- After this course learners will be able to list the various resources and programs we have developed to assist them as they support bone-anchored patients.
- After this course learners will be able to describe the features and benefits of our Ponto Care App to their patients.
- After this course learners will be able to explain how to counsel patients on the values of connecting with other recipients who have journeyed through the process of getting a Ponto System.
|0-5 Minutes||Welcome, Introduction & Learning Objectives Reviewed|
|5-35 Minutes||Overview of the remote care resources available from Oticon medical|
|35-55 Minutes||Discussion of how to use the Ponto Care App|
|55-60 Minutes||Closing Remarks and Q&A|
Carissa is a clinical audiologist with 28 years of experience in the areas of implantable hearing devices, pediatric diagnostics and rehabilitation, and the development of training programs to support the hearing healthcare industry. She is presently the training manager at Oticon Medical. Throughout her career she was worked in various clinical, academic, research and industry settings. She has published several articles and presented nationally and internationally in the areas of cochlear implants, pediatric management of hearing loss and rehabilitation.
Gail Leininger, AuD, CCC-A received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Disorders from The Ohio State University, her Master’s degree in Clinical Audiology from the University of Virginia, and her AuD degree from ATSU School of Health Sciences. She has over thirty years’ experience as a Clinical Audiologist, and has worked in a variety of settings in Northern California. She has experience working in medical settings such as a teaching university faculty practice, several Neuro-Otologists and Skull base private practices, her own audiology private practice, and also the Department of Veteran Affairs. She has over fifteen years’ experience as a Cochlear Implant and Bone Conduction audiologist including industry experience. Gail is the Northern California Clinical Specialist for Oticon Medical.
Gail Leininger: Financial: Gail Leininger is employed by Oticon Medical. Non-financial: Gail Leininger has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Oticon Medical in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Oticon Medical products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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