With one click, hearing aid users and hearing care professionals can find a wealth of useful online information. Patients can learn about the latest hearing aid products, and hearing care professionals can research the best products and services for their clients. In this Web site guide, HR has invited some of the hearing care companies to describe their Internet offerings.
Visitors to www.audioscan.com can test-drive the Verifit hearing instrument fitting system featuring the new Viewport test suite, locate their Audioscan representative, explore the company’s library that features an article on Speechmap, find out about workshops in their area, or download any of the brochures. The site also allows Audioscan owners to download the latest Verifit or SL software for free! Visit audioscan.com today!
Chicago Advertising & Marketing
Chicago Advertising & Marketing’s Web site features client testimonials and samples of the company’s effective direct mail pieces. Hearing care professionals can learn more about all of the services that CAM offers. Check back often, as the “Monthly Mailers” page frequently features money-saving offers on direct mail that you’ll want to know about! The convenient “Quick Quote” form lets you request pricing information and zip code counts for a direct mail campaign.
Comfort Audio has been recognized since 1994 as an international leader in assistive listening devices. Comfort Audio’s Web site provides complete information about the company’s assistive listening devices, the Comfort Duett and Comfort Contego. In addition, visit the product page to find more information about the Personal Amplifier, Digital FM System, and Institutional FM Systems features and opportunities.
Hal-Hen Co Inc
The Hal-Hen Web site provides complete access to the company’s comprehensive line of products and accessories 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, for true one-stop shopping for all of your requirements. Products include: hearing aid accessories, assistive devices, impression materials, batteries, diagnostic equipment, educational materials, video and conventional otoscopes, earlites, earmold supplies, tools, cerumen management products, and much more.
Jodi-Vac® Hearing Aid Vacuum Systems
Visit www.jodi-vac.com to find out how Jodi-vac’s professional products can benefit your practice by reducing return rates and increasing patient satisfaction. Newly relaunched in January 2009, the Web site includes detailed product information, a training video, and testimonials from both consumers and professionals.
The user-friendly Web site provides complete technical information on the company’s comprehensive line of hearing screening products. Hearing professionals can download spec sheets, operation manuals, FAQs, and various online guides on hearing screening and tympanometry.
MyOticon.com is Oticon’s business-to-business portal available to all account holders. It is designed to enable Oticon customers to conduct many important business transactions with Oticon. These include online ordering, order tracking by date of order entry and tracking number, and the ability to view invoices, statements, and credit memos. Order forms and other important documents can be downloaded, and the site also includes a News and Events Section.
Phonak’s Web site provides information on the entire Phonak product line, including the CORE Collection and FM innovations, in addition to explanations about hearing loss, sound demonstrations, and the Hear The World hearing awareness initiative. An additional source for professionals is www.phonakpro.com. Visit this site for training and education opportunities, to learn how Phonak can help you market your practice, and government services.
With the myRexton professional Web site, you can access and maintain your account online 24 hours per day, utilizing features such as online bill pay, order custom instruments using the custom e-form, and download the newest Rexton product information. You can also check the status of an order, search warranty expiration information, and much more. Contact your Rexton representative at (800) 876-1141 to get online access to your account information.
Starkey operates two Web sites. StarkeyPro.com is dedicated to the needs of its professionals and houses comprehensive product information, professional development opportunities, marketing support materials, and company information. In addition, the site contains a resource library with information about Starkey’s research activities and white papers. Starkey.com was created for patients, and provides educational information about hearing loss and the benefits of hearing aids, helping them to make educated decisions about their hearing health.
In 2008, Unitron Hearing introduced myStyle, the first comprehensive digital hearing instrument style and color selector in the hearing instrument market. myStyle allows consumers and professionals to select any device style and the colors offered by Unitron, and then apply those choices to view on the ear from various angles for all hearing instrument models (ITE, BTE, Moxi, Moda II).
Westone is available when you are. Recently redesigned and now even easier to navigate, www.westone.com features a private section just for hearing care professionals (log-in required). Access the information you need, whenever you need it. Find the perfect earpiece for your patient or access technical and how-to articles along with time- and money-saving tips. You can even order impression materials and thousands of other supplies through the online store.
The Widex Professional Web site offers extensive resources to support hearing care professionals. Authorized Widex Professionals can access important technical information and product specifications regarding the comprehensive line of Widex products—including the new Mind series. Custom and behind-the-ear hearing aids, as well as common parts, supplies, service forms, and the full and colorful line of Widex marketing materials, can easily be ordered from the Web site. For consumers, there is the helpful Widex USA consumer Web site at www.widexusa.com.