You truly are the ear Expert! Your scope of practice means you are the professional patients should be calling upon for everything from custom hearing aids and earmolds, to hearing protection, to sound monitors and personalized hearables. This course will provide an overview of the custom hearing aids and other personalized devices available from Starkey. These include IIC and CIC devices with Acuity Immersion, Sound Gear protection, Bragi Pro Customized by Starkey and Tunz in-ear monitors.
Course created on August 31, 2017
- After this course learners will be able to describe which Starkey custom hearing aids utilize immersion for improved spacial hearing.
- After this course learners will be able to explain the difference between passive and active hearing protection approaches and what option Starkey offers in both categories.
- After this course learners will be able to describe the options available in the Tunz ear monitors and Bragi Dash Pro customized by Starkey.
|5-10 Minutes||The individual ear|
|10-25 Minutes||IIC and CIC with Acuity Immersion|
|25-40 Minutes||Passive and Active hearing protection; sound gear|
|40-55 Minutes||Tunz and Bragi Dash Pro|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary; Q and A|
Education & Training Audiologist
Stephanie Loccisano, Au.D., is an audiologist in the Education and Training department at Starkey Hearing Technologies. Prior to joining Starkey, she completed her Audiology Residency at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. Stephanie graduated with a B.S. in Communicative Disorders and Sciences and Spanish Language from the State University of New York at Geneseo and an Au.D. from the University at Buffalo.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Starkey in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Starkey products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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