This course will introduce the Widex AutoREM feature for use with Natus Aurical Freefit. The course will include step-by-step instruction on set up, provide quick fitting strategies in Compass GPS 4.3 software and give examples of using AutoREM for efficient and successful client fittings.
Course created on June 1, 2022
- After this course, participants will be able to describe why integrated automatic verification can be useful when fitting Widex hearing aids.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the steps for setting up the AutoREM protocols using the Aurical Freefit and Compass GPS software.
- After this course, participants will be able to list three options for common troubleshooting verification results.
|0-15 Minutes||What is Widex AutoREM feature in Compass GPS 4.3 fitting software|
|15-45 Minutes||Navigation through set-up & performing verification in Aurical Otosuite REM software and Widex Compass GPS 4.3 fitting software|
|45-60 Minutes||Interpretation of test results|
Clinical Product Specialist
Stephanie Johnson, AuD, is a Clinical Product Specialist for the Mountain West region. She joined Widex USA, Inc. in late October 2018, and she resides in the greater Phoenix Arizona metro area. Stephanie graduated from the University of Wisconsin in River Falls with her Bachelor of Science degree with an emphasis in Biomedical Sciences and from the Arizona School of Health Sciences at A.T. Still University with her Doctorate in Audiology (Au.D.) in 2011. Her years of practice prior to joining Widex include both diagnostic and rehabilitative vestibular and hearing health care services for all age groups in both medical clinical settings and private practice in the Phoenix valley. She has maintained her certification as a member of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) since 2011.
Field Development Audiologist/Team Lead, Natus Medical
Jeanette Fitzke, AuD, is the Western US and Canada Field Clinical Audiologist and Team Lead for Natus Medical Incorporated. She joined Natus in February 2015 and resides in the greater Phoenix Arizona metro area. She has trained several providers and given multiple local, state, and national presentations and lectures on a variety of Audiology, Vestibular, Telehealth, and Business-related topics pertinent to the hearing and balance healthcare industry. She has 17 years of clinical experience in such settings as ENT, hospital, and multi-specialty clinics where she worked with a variety of age populations and focused on diagnostics, hearing aid services, vestibular care, and electrophysiological testing. She obtained her B.S. from University of Arizona, M.S. from Arizona State University and AuD from A.T. Still University. She is currently a member of the American Speech Hearing Association and American Academy of Audiology and holds her Clinical Certificate of Competency in Audiology.
Financial: Jeanette Fitzke is employed by Natus Medical Incorporated. Non-financial: Jeanette Fitzke has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Widex in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Widex products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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