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Expanding Adult Cochlear Implant Access and Outcomes presented in partnership with American Cochlear Implant Alliance

Course: #36259Level: Intermediate4 Hours 104 Reviews
Recorded Webinar

This 4 part webinar series is focused on expanding adult cochlear implant access and outcomes. ACIA executive director Donna Sorkin, along with a team of leading experts, present on a range of topics including: advocacy, services for veterans, assisting cochlear implants patients for whom English is a second language, and music enjoyment for cochlear implant recipients.

Course created on March 8, 2021

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CEUs/Hours Offered: AAA/0.4 Intermediate; ACAud/4.0; ASHA/0.4 Intermediate, Professional; BAA/4.0; CAA/4.0; IACET/0.4; IHS/4.0; Kansas, LTS-S0035/4.0; NZAS/3.0; SAC/4.0

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe current and near-term public policy issues in hearing care, especially cochlear implantation. (Part 1)
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe the current cochlear implant candidacy for Veterans through the VA system. (Part 2)
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to list 3 ways to appropriately work with an interpreter. (Part 3)
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to explain why hearing music with a cochlear implant is perceived differently by CI recipients. (Part 4)

Agenda

0-60 Minutes Advancing Access to Hearing Healthcare: Yes, You Can Advocate for Positive Change!
60-120 Minutes Cochlear Implants and Veterans, in partnership with American Cochlear Implant Alliance
120-180 Minutes Considerations for Managing Adult CI Patients for Whom English is a Second Language, in partnership with American Cochlear Implant Alliance
180-240 Minutes Adults Do Enjoy Music with Cochlear Implants! in partnership with American Cochlear Implant Alliance

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Presenter Disclosure: Donna Sorkin: Financial: Donna Sorkin is employed by the American Cochlear implant Alliance. She received an honorarium for this presentation. Non-financial: Donna Sorkin has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Nichole Westin: Financial: Nichole Westin is employed by the American Cochlear Implant Alliance. She received an honorarium for this presentation. Non-financial: Nichole Westin has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Cyndi Trueheart: Financial: Cyndi Truehart is employed by the Connecticut Veteran's Administration Healthcare System. Non-financial: Cyndi Truehart has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Jerrica Maxson: Financial: Jerrica Maxson is employed by Trinity Health in Minot ND. Non-financial: Jerrica Maxson has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Diane Martinez: Financial: Diane Martinez is employed by the University of Miami Health Systems and she received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-Financial: Diane Martinez has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Domitille Lochet: Financial: Domitille Lochet is employed by the University of Miami Health Systems and she received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-Financial: Domitille Lochet is LSLS Cert. AVT certified and is a SLP Clinical Doctorate student at Northwestern University.

Megan Narron: Financial: Megan Narron is employed by Yale Hearing and Balance Center, where she leads Yale's Adult Cochlear Implant Program. She performs audiology consulting services for Oticon Medical. Non-financial: Megan Narron has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Richard Reed: Financial: Richard Reed received an honorarium for this course. Non-financial: Richard Reed is a musician and cochlear implant recipient.


Sponsor Disclosure: This course is presented by the American Cochlear Implant Alliance in partnership with AudiologyOnline.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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Australian College of Audiology

Australian College of Audiology

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American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

Intermediate Level
0.4 ASHA CEUs


British Academy of Audiology

British Academy of Audiology

This course has been accredited with 4 CPD point/s by the British Academy of Audiology.


Canadian Academy of Audiology

Canadian Academy of Audiology

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International Hearing Society

International Hearing Society

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Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services

Kansas Department of Health and Environment: Approved for 4 continuing education clock hours for Kansas licensed Audiologists by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services. Long-Term Sponsorship number LTS-S0035.


New Zealand Audiological Society

New Zealand Audiological Society

This course is offered for 3.0 Continuing Education points through the New Zealand Audiological Society.


Speech-Language & Audiology Canada

Speech-Language & Audiology Canada

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