This course will explore Widex software, Compass GPS, in an easy to understand and quick fit manner. After this course, providers new to Widex will understand the basics of fitting a Widex hearing aid.
Course created on July 10, 2017
- After this course learners will be able to list and discuss the three easy steps to achieving a successful first fit in Compass GPS 2.4 fitting software.
- After this course learners will be able to describe the important features within each step and how they contribute to a successful fitting.
- After this course learners will be able to identify the Tab & Window in Compass GPS 2.4 where each fitting step will be completed.
|5-20 Minutes||The Feedback Test|
|20-40 Minutes||Fitting Step 2 - Use of Acclimatization Tool|
|40-55 Minutes||Fitting Step 3 - Handling Tab|
|55-60 Minutes||Conclusion; Q and A|
Susan de Bondt
Sr. Clinical Product Specialist
Susan de Bondt’s audiology experience includes the Silverstein Institute in Sarasota, Florida, fifteen years of private practice ownership/management and provision of Fee Basis Audiology services through Bay Pines VA Healthcare System in southwest Florida. Recently she has worked in manufacturing for 10 years providing training in Government Services and Commercial sectors as well as Product Management and Audiology Team management. Her employment with Widex began in April of 2015 as a Professional Education Manager/Clinical Product Specialist.
Dr. de Bondt received her Master of Science Degree in Audiology from the University of South Florida and completed a Doctorate in Audiology (Au.D.) from the University of Florida. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and a member of the Florida Academy of Audiology.
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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