This course is dedicated to reviewing fitting guidelines for children with a Ponto System. Specifically, the course will focus on best practices when fitting a child with a Ponto 3 SuperPower and a Ponto 4 Sound Processor. We will review the different parameters within Genie Medical as well as introduce new pediatric resources to assist with the fitting process of a young child.
Course created on July 8, 2021
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the differences between fitting a child with a Ponto 3 SuperPower and a Ponto 4 Sound Processor.
- After this course, participants will be able to list the parameters that should be considered when fitting a young child with a Ponto System.
- After this course, participants will be able to discuss new resources that can assist with the fitting of young children.
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Carissa is a clinical audiologist with 29 years of experience in the areas of implantable hearing devices, pediatric diagnostics and rehabilitation, and the development of training programs to support the hearing healthcare industry. She is presently the training manager at Oticon Medical. Throughout her career she was worked in various clinical, academic, research and industry settings. She has published several articles and presented nationally and internationally in the areas of cochlear implants, pediatric management of hearing loss and rehabilitation.
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