The Connexx 9 fitting software focuses on optimal usability and intelligent systemic solutions that support the workflow of the HCP. Learn how to use the software to maximize your initial hearing instrument fittings and to address additional needs during follow-up sessions.
Course created on April 1, 2019
- After attending this session, the participant will be able to explain how to conduct a First Fit with OVP using the Connexx 9 fitting software.
- After attending this session, the participant will be able to describe new changes to the Connexx 9 fitting software.
- After attending this session, the participant will be able to describe the correct programming device for each product on the Nx platform.
|5-15 Minutes||What is new in Connexx 9|
|15-35 Minutes||Conducting a First Fit with OVP|
|35-55 Minutes||Fitting considerations|
Carol Meyers, AuD
Manager, Clinical Education Team
Dr. Meyers is a Manager of the Clinical Education Team for Signia. She is responsible for the support and ongoing training of the Signia Educational Specialists and for creating new and innovative training methods to enhance customer service. She trains staff and hearing care professionals in the U.S. on the company’s products, technology, software, services, and audiology-related topics at industry events, face-to-face meetings, in publications, and through virtual courses. She is responsible for the planning and execution of online courses, including The Expert Series, which reaches a growing number of hearing care professionals each year. Prior to joining the Signia clinical education team (then Siemens Hearing Instruments) in 2007, Dr. Meyers dedicated more than 25 years to clinical practice, during which she attained a comprehensive understanding of diagnostics, hearing aid technology, and how to address the communication needs of individuals. Dr. Meyers holds a doctorate degree in Audiology from Arizona School of Health Sciences and graduate and undergraduate degrees from the University of Nebraska.
Leanne Powers, AuD
Director, Clinical Education Team
Dr. Powers is Director of the Clinical Education Team for Signia. She is responsible for the support and on-going training of the Signia Educational Specialists and for creating new and innovative training methods to enhance customer service. She trains customers and staff on products, software, and services. In this role, Leanne has given several lectures at Academy of Audiology and numerous state conventions on a variety of topics, including compression in modern hearing instruments, frequency compression, and tinnitus therapy, as well as presentations specific to the company’s technology. Leanne practiced in a variety of hearing healthcare settings for 16 years prior to joining the Signia team. Leanne received her undergraduate degree from Northern Illinois University, her graduate degree from RUSH University in Chicago, and her doctorate from A.T. Still University of Health Sciences in Arizona.
Leanne Powers: Financial: Leanne Powers is employed by Signia. Non-financial: Leanne Powers has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Signia in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Signia products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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