Northeastern University's Free Aural Rehabilitation Sessions and Reduced Hearing Aid Program

Announcement by Nicole Laffan about Northeastern’s Free Virtual Aural Rehabilitation Sessions: “I am an audiologist and a speech-language pathologist at Northeastern University’s Speech, Language, and Hearing Center. I would like to share information about our free aural rehabilitation sessions and our reduced hearing aid program that your members may be interested in. “We currently provide two virtual aural rehabilitation sessions lasting 1.5-2 hours each via Zoom meetings. The sessions provide personalized training on communication techniques such as anticipatory strategies, using context clues, speech reading, lip reading, and environmental modifications. It also discusses advocacy skills, repair strategies, and tips for communicating …

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Sheltering at Home? Ask Your Audiologist About Remote Care

If you’re wearing teleaudiology-capable hearing aids, and have a compatible Android or iOS device, you may already have access to remote care. Refer to our comprehensive list of available solutions to find out if you have the right technology to get help from home. Read more Here are some recent press releases that caught our attention: “ReSound Assist Live” Provides At-Home Access to Hearing Aids  Beltone Introduces Hearing Care “Video Visits” via Beltone Remote Care Live FDA Expedites Approval of Cochlear’s Remote Check Solution for Cochlear Implants Starkey Hearing Care Anywhere Now Available for All Livio Models Redux Dryer Receives 2020 …

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The NAS Report–What Is It, and Why Should I Care?

In this article in the March/April 2017 issue of Hearing Loss Magazine,  editor Dave Hutchinson offers a compelling description of the impact of the NAS study on the affordability and accessibility of hearing healthcare in the United States. best online payday loans instant approval cash advance loan online installment loan online best cash advance and installment loan installment loan online most trusted payday loans online online cash advance loan online payday loans in america apply for payday loan online

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Two New Hearing Aids Win Awards For Innovation

The annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas January 5-8 honored two new hearing aids with awards for innovation. Both communicate with other smart devices, a technology that already exists in other hearing aids. But, unusually, these are for those with severe to profound hearing loss, a niche market not often addressed. Both of these hearing aids, the ReSound Enzo pictured above and the Oticon Opn, won CES innovation awards for their ability to connect to a user’s other smart devices, including phones, tablets and even household devices such as smoke alarms. The Oticon Opn, according to the manufacturer, “can be …

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