Target fitting software is an integral part of the fitting process and is being updated regularly. While much of the fitting software remains the consistent with previous versions, updates include new hearing performance features, programing options and fitting functionality. The software will be discussed in detail to provide confidence when programming Phonak hearing aids.
Course created on November 14, 2022
- After this course learners will be able to describe the controls that are available to program and adjust Phonak hearing aids.
- After this course learners will be able to explain how to adjust Phonak hearing aid settings based upon patient needs.
- After this course learners will be able to identify situations when adjustments will be beneficial.
|0-5 Minutes||An introduction to the Phonak hearing aids|
|5-15 Minutes||An overview of Target workflow and basic programming|
|15-45 Minutes||An overview of new hearing performance features|
|45-55 Minutes||Examples of adjustments in clinical practice|
Alyssa Ricevuto is a Clinical Trainer at Phonak US. She joined Phonak in 2017, after working in the private practice/ENT setting for ten years. Dr. Ricevuto received an undergraduate degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders along with a minor in Gerontology from the University of Connecticut. She then received her Doctor of Audiology degree from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in 2007. Her clinical experience includes vestibular testing, VEMP, and ABR testing, as well as the selection and fitting of hearing aids and assistive devices. Dr. Ricevuto is also certified in tinnitus therapy using the Jastreboff method. Dr. Ricevuto is a member of the American Speech, Language and Hearing Association and is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology.
Cheri Hebeisen, Au.D, CCC-A has been an audiologist for over 11 years. She earned her Doctor of Audiology degree in 2003 from the University of Florida and her Masters of Communication Disorders in 2000 from Louisiana State University Health Science Center in New Orleans. Prior to working as a customer trainer for Phonak, her clinical experience included diagnostics for pediatrics through geriatrics, hearing aid and FM fittings and evaluations, as well as auditory processing disorder evaluations.
Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Cheri Hebeisen is employed by Phonak. Non-financial: Cheri Hebeisen 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 and will not include info on other products or services.
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