Healthy aging is a popular buzz term these days. In this podcast, Brian Taylor interviews VA Audiologist Steve Huart who provides a working definition of healthy aging as it relates to the geriatric population and how audiologists can better promote it by practicing the Geriatric 5M’s of care.
Course created on March 6, 2023
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- After this course, participants will be able to define healthy aging and as it relates to the geriatric population.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe how to implement clinical hearing care standards based on the Geriatric 5 M’s
- After this course, participants will be able to define the Geriatric 5 M’s.
|5-15 Minutes||Define healthy aging|
|15-30 Minutes||Describe Geriatric 5 M’s|
Brian Taylor, AuD is currently the senior director of audiology for Signia. He serves at editor-at-large for Hearing Health and Technology Matters, a leading professional blog, and editor of Audiology Practices, the quarterly publication of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology. He is also an adjunct instructor at the University of Wisconsin. Dr. Taylor has authored numerous peer reviewed articles and books on topics ranging from hearing aids to practice management.
Dr. Huart is an audiologist for the VA regional medical center in Colorado. He has more than 40 years of clinical experience. Experienced Supervisor with a demonstrated history of working in the hospital & health care industry. Skilled in Medical Devices, Healthcare, Speech, Clinical Research, and Hearing Aids.
Financial: Brian Taylor is employed by Signia. Non-financial: Brian Taylor has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Signia in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
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