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Powerful Connections: A Bimodal Approach to Managing Your Cochlear Implant and Hearing Aid Patients

Course: #36165Level: Intermediate1 Hour 42 Reviews
Recorded WebinarLive WebinarMon, May 3, 2021 at 12:00 pm EDT

This course provides an overview of the Advanced Bionics cochlear implant and Phonak portfolio of hearing solutions. Participants will learn about cochlear implant candidacy criteria, the CI evaluation process, bimodal fitting techniques, current technology solutions, and outcomes and aural rehabilitation options.

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Mon, May 3, 2021 at 12:00 pm EDT
CEUs/Hours Offered: AAA/0.1 Intermediate; ACAud/1.0; BAA/1.0; CAA/1.0; IACET/0.1; IHS/1.0; Kansas, LTS-S0035/1.0; NZAS/1.0; SAC/1.0
Mon, Jul 26, 2021 at 12:00 pm EDT
CEUs/Hours Offered: AAA/0.1 Intermediate; ACAud/1.0; BAA/1.0; CAA/1.0; IACET/0.1; IHS/1.0; Kansas, LTS-S0035/1.0; NZAS/1.0; SAC/1.0

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CEUs/Hours Offered: AAA/0.1 Intermediate; ACAud/1.0; BAA/1.0; CAA/1.0; IACET/0.1; IHS/1.0; Kansas, LTS-S0035/1.0; NZAS/1.0; SAC/1.0

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to identify potential candidates for a cochlear implant and bimodal fittings.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to describe the Advanced Bionics and Phonak portfolio of solutions for a patient with severe to profound hearing loss.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to identify educational resources for patients interested in learning more about hearing technologies.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introductions/What is a Cochlear Implant?
5-15 Minutes Profile of a Severe to Profound Patient
15-25 Minutes Cochlear Implant Candidacy
25-35 Minutes The Cochlear Implant Evaluation
35-45 Minutes Incorporating Bimodal Fitting Solutions
45-55 Minutes Available Resource for providers and patients
55-60 Minutes Questions

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Presenter Disclosure: Jamie Sklarski: Financial: Jamie Sklarski is employed by Phonak. Non-financial: Jamie Sklarski has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Holly Yeo: Financial: Holly Yeo is employed by Advanced Bionics. Non-financial: Holly Yeo has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.


Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Peytra Gettings is employed by Phonak. Non-financial: Peytra Gettings has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Phonak in partnership with AudiologyOnline.

Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Phonak products and services but does also discusses Advanced Bionics products and services.

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