Oticon Opn™ introduced a paradigm shift in hearing healthcare providing speech understanding close to that of normal listeners. Now, Oticon is set to deliver even further improvements in speech understanding and listening effort. This session will review Oticon’s next generation of advanced technological options that promise to provide even better speech understanding for all listeners.
- Participants will be able to describe how the new technology discussed in this course can further improve speech understanding in difficult listening situations.
- Participants will be able to describe the new range products being introduced by Oticon.
- Participants will be able to summarize the benefits of the new technology discussed in this course.
- Participants will be able to list the steps for setting up connectivity and rechargeable devices from Oticon.
|0-5 Minutes||Welcome and Intro|
|5-10 Minutes||Revolution of Oticon Opn|
|10-15 Minutes||OpenSound Navigator|
|15-25 Minutes||Introducing Oticon Opn S|
|25-35 Minutes||Audiological features in Opn S|
|35-45 Minutes||Connectivity and Rechargeability in Opn S|
|45-55 Minutes||Evidence to support advanced technology|
Amy Bohms is the Education & Training Specialist for Oticon’s Mountain Region. She is responsible for new and continuing education programs for hearing care professionals, technical product training and audiology field support for adults and children. Amy’s more than 11 years’ experience in hearing healthcare includes work in clinical settings as well as business planning and growth, physician marketing and patient advocacy. She holds a B.A. in Communications from the University of Washington, Seattle.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Oticon in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Oticon products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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