Advancements in audiology diagnostic and therapeutic technologies combined with readily available communication technologies have provided an opportunity to revolutionize hearing health services in low-resource communities across the globe. This presentation will define modalities of teleaudiology and demonstrate how each method can be applied to bridge the gap to quality hearing health services.
Course created on March 10, 2020
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- After this course, the participant will be able to describe two methods of teleaudiology.
- After this course, the participant will be able to select a method of teleaudiology that is appropriate for specific needs of his/her area.
- After this course, the participant will be able to describe how teleaudiology improves access to hearing healthcare.
|0-5 Minutes||Overview of telehealth and teleaudiometry|
|5-15 Minutes||Overview of the growing need for hearing healthcare and the lack of providers.|
|15-25 Minutes||Introduce live/face to face teleaudiometry|
|25-45 Minutes||Introduce store and forward teleaudiometry with GSI AMTAS|
|45-55 Minutes||Teach how to choose a teleaudiometry type and how to implement|
Clinical Application Specialist
Laura Prigge, AuD is an Application Specialist with GSI. Laura received her Doctorate of Audiology degree from AT Still University, a Master's of Arts in Audiology from UCONN and a Bachelor's of Science degree in Communication Disorders from Western Illinois University. Laura’s 20+ years of experience includes providing manufacturing support for a leading hearing aid manufacturer as well as technical audiology training and support for an international audiologic equipment company. Prior to that, she managed education and training at another hearing aid manufacturer and conducted audiologic evaluations on children, adults, and geriatric patients at a retail hearing center.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Grason-Stadler (GSI) in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Grason-Stadler (GSI) products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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