Hearing what matters has never been more important – in today’s busy world, a missed word can mean a missed opportunity for individuals with hearing loss. Signia’s Xperience technology is designed to ensure the wearer experiences the complete soundscape as they move around and to deliver clear speech, especially in difficult listening situations. The Xperience platform now offers more form factors, from small ITE devices to superpower BTEs.
Course created on February 23, 2021
- After this course learners will be able to describe the key components of the Xperience platform.
- After this course learners will be able to list the new products on the Xperience platform.
- After this course learners will be able to explain how to match specific patient needs to different form factors.
|5-20 Minutes||Xperience Platform Overview|
|20-40 Minutes||New Product Overview|
|40-55 Minutes||Review of product portfolio|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary and Discussion|
Manager, Clinical Education Team
Dr. Gehlen is a Manager of the Clinical Education Team for Signia. She is responsible for the support and on-going training of the Signia Educational Specialists and for creating new and innovative training methods to enhance customer service. She provides training to customers and staff on company technology, products, and fitting software. She holds an Au.D. from the University of Florida, where she also received her undergraduate and master’s degrees in Communication Disorders. For the Signia brand, she has previously held the roles of staff audiologist for manufacturing and customer support, and field training consultant assisting customers. She has presented at several national and state meetings about amplification and tinnitus. She has practiced clinical audiology and hearing aid fitting in a variety of clinical settings in northern California and in the Tampa Bay, Florida area prior to joining Signia in 2011.
Manager, Clinical Education Team
Dr. Meyers is a Manager of the Clinical Education Team for Signia. She is responsible for the support and ongoing training of the Signia Educational Specialists and for creating new and innovative training methods to enhance customer service. She trains staff and hearing care professionals in the U.S. on the company’s products, technology, software, services, and audiology-related topics at industry events, face-to-face meetings, in publications, and through virtual courses. She is responsible for the planning and execution of online courses, including The Expert Series, which reaches a growing number of hearing care professionals each year. Prior to joining the Signia clinical education team (then Siemens Hearing Instruments) in 2007, Dr. Meyers dedicated more than 25 years to clinical practice, during which she attained a comprehensive understanding of diagnostics, hearing aid technology, and how to address the communication needs of individuals. Dr. Meyers holds a doctorate degree in Audiology from Arizona School of Health Sciences and graduate and undergraduate degrees from the University of Nebraska.
Carol Meyers: Financial: Carol Meyers is employed by Signia. Non-financial: Carol Meyers has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Signia in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Signia products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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