In an effort to improve upon current methods of evaluating school-based speech-language pathologists (SLPs), the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) has developed a new accountability measure, the Performance Assessment of Contributions and Effectiveness (PACE).
Oticon has updated its eCaps Pro interactive multimedia counseling tool, designed to empower hearing care professionals to engage clients in the counseling and fitting process and to better identify and meet their needs.
Dutch hearing aid manufacturer ExSilent has appointed Caroline Ammerlaan as its new managing director, replacing Wouter Haak.
March 2013 will give tinnitus clinicians two event opportunities to learn more about the assessment and management of tinnitus and hyperacusis.
Learn about Sweetspot Marketing, a new search engine optimization (SEO) company designed to attract more visitors to hearing health websites.
Researchers at the University of South Florida (USF), House Ear Institute, and the National Technical Institute for the Deaf at the Rochester Institute of Technology have identified a genetic biomarker for age-related hearing loss.
As part of The New York Times Well column, a writer with hearing loss since childhood described her journey trying to find a digital replacement for her analog hearing aid. Along the way, various hearing aids were described as being overpriced for their estimated manufacturing cost. So far, over 250 comments from users and hearing professionals have been generated below the article.
Sonova presented several new products from its Phonak and Unitron brands at the International Congress of Hearing Aid Acousticians (EUHA) in Frankfurt, Germany.
New telecommunication technology that delivers specialist hearing health services to Australia’s outback and its nearby pacific neighbors has been successfully trialed by researchers from the HEARing Cooperative Research Centre (HEARing CRC).
Siemens Hearing Instruments has just unveiled Micon, a new platform behind its BestSound Technology. The new microprocessor is designed to enable listening with ease, even in the most challenging situations. It will be available in the new Ace, as well as Siemens’ Pure, Aquaris, and Siemens Life models.