Diagnostic audiology and aural rehabilitative appointments have decreased in length due to limited clinical resources. This class examines the role of the Oto-tech and the process to identify, train and integrate the position into the practice.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain how to utilize the Oto-Tech position within a practice.
- After this course, participants will be able to illustrate the positive financial aspects and enhanced patient care of Oto-Tech integration into a practice.
- After this course, participants will be able to define the scope of practice and plan for implementation, recruitment and integration into a practice.
|5-15 Minutes||Historical and Current Professional Climate|
|15-20 Minutes||Oto-tech Scope of Practice|
|20-30 Minutes||Analysis of a Practice’s Potential for Oto-techs|
|30-40 Minutes||Oto-tech Training and Implementation Strategy|
|40-50 Minutes||KPI Improvements after Oto-tech Implementation|
|50-55 Minutes||Who Should be an Oto-tech?|
|55-60 Minutes||Q and A, Summary|
Rose DuLude, PhD, CCC-A, FAAA
Rose DuLude, PhD, CCC-A, FAAA has helped thousands of people hear better in her twenty-plus years of clinical work. Having started her career providing services in hospitals and ENT practices, she later founded, grew and sold several successful private practices. Committed to strengthening the profession, she founded a national, audiology-specific training company that taught audiologists to how to dramatically increase conversion rates. Dr. DuLude now specializes in sharing her expertise in weaving the art and science of the hearing healthcare with excellent business practices.
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