Telehealth has become a buzzword in hearing health care. Typically, hearing professionals define telehealth as the ability to program hearing aids remotely. However, connectivity can be utilized in a variety of manners to offer patients complete care. This includes a personalized listening experience, supporting lifestyle and wellness goals, providing unique ways for family members to offer support, and of course, provide for remote programming. This session will highlight all the ways connectivity can be utilized in the patient’s hearing health care and overall wellbeing journey.
This course is part of the 2021 Industry Innovations Summit on AudiologyOnline.
Course created on March 26, 2021
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the various forms of wireless used in hearing aid systems.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify what mobile apps are available from Starkey that are designed for patients and caregivers.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the basic functions of Starkey’s remote programming protocols.
|5-10 Minutes||Connectivity overview|
|10-15 Minutes||Thrive app, personalized experience, body & brain health|
|15-20 Minutes||Thrive Care|
|20-25 Minutes||Hearing Care Anywhere|
|25-30 Minutes||Summary / QA|
Luis F. Camacho
Audiologist in the Education and Training Department
Luis Camacho, AuD, began working for Starkey Hearing Technologies in August 2000 as a Field Sales Representative. In that role he supported Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Illinois and Kentucky. In 2009, he joined the Education & Training Department as part of the field-training team. Current duties include leading training classes for Starkey staff and customers, development of training materials and overseeing Starkey’s Audiology Online and e-learning initiatives. In 1987, he received his BA in Telecommunications and Audio Engineering from Indiana University. Later, he received his MA in Audiology from Indiana University in 1991. After graduate school, he worked as an audiologist for a neuro-otology practice in Indianapolis where his duties included clinical audiology, special testing, hearing aid dispensing, marketing and public relations. In October of 2013 he earned his AuD from A.T. Still University. Luis is married with three children and resides in Bloomington, Indiana.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Starkey in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Starkey products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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