EUHA 2022 hearing science programme now available
EUHA 2022 hearing science programme now available

 
 

congress

© EUHA

Full details of the scientific programme at this year's 66th International Congress of Hearing Aid Acousticians - EUHA - have now been announced.

Regulatory review of over-the-counter hearing aids completed, and with changes. Is this the endgame?
Regulatory review of over-the-counter hearing aids completed, and with changes. Is this the endgame?

 

OTC

© lechatnoir - iStock

The long drawn-out process of regulating over-the-counter hearing aid sales in the USA may now be closer to completion following a key review of the FDA's proposed guidance.

Get the lowdown on practising audiology remotely down under
Get the lowdown on practising audiology remotely down under

 

teleaudiology

© Thurtell - iStock

Audiology Australia has developed guidelines for hearing healthcare professionals and providers to enhance delivery of hearing services through teleaudiology.

Victim? Persecutor? Rescuer? What’s your role?
Victim? Persecutor? Rescuer? What’s your role?

 

management psychology

© marcoventuriniautieri; SasinParaksa; D-Keine - iStock

The Karpman Drama Triangle is a traditional analytical tool in psychotherapy that maps a typical scenario between victim, persecutor, and rescuer. How does it play out in the audiology workplace, and how can you avoid falling into the trap?

TECH MUNCH 7: Unitron's Nicola McLaughlin : INTEGRATING SMARTPHONES AND APPS INTO HEARING SOLUTIONS. WHAT STEP CHANGE IS NEEDED TO MAKE THIS HAPPEN?
TECH MUNCH 7: Unitron's Nicola McLaughlin : INTEGRATING SMARTPHONES AND APPS INTO HEARING SOLUTIONS. WHAT STEP CHANGE IS NEEDED TO MAKE THIS HAPPEN?

 
 

technology

© Unitron

Who drives change in the hearing sphere? Here is a view from a Unitron expert, one of our collection of quotes from three years of Audio Infos' Technology Focus articles, authored by the British Irish Hearing Instrument Manufacturers Association (BIHIMA).

TECH MUNCH 6: Phonak's Stefan Launer: TOWARDS HOLISTIC HEALTHABLES
TECH MUNCH 6: Phonak's Stefan Launer: TOWARDS HOLISTIC HEALTHABLES

 
 

technology

© Daniel Hager - courtesy of Sonova

The question of wellbeing and how hearing tech can be of use in other health areas has been brought sharply into focus by recent innovations. We highlight a key observation on this from Phonak in our collection of quotes from three years of Audio Infos' Technology Focus articles, authored by the British Irish Hearing Instrument Manufacturers Association (BIHIMA).

 [ ... ]

Three key strategies for dealing with the potential disruptors in the UK Audiology Market
Three key strategies for dealing with the potential disruptors in the UK Audiology Market

 

business advice

© Stuart Wright - iStock

In issue 147 (March-April) of Audio Infos UK, Ben Colman and Dom Watson from Audiology Business Central outlined the emerging disrupters posing a threat to the independent audiology market in the UK. In the first of two follow-up articles, Ben and Dom now look at the options for independent audiologists to differentiate themselves from the herd and carve out a unique offering that flies in the face of, or even harnesses, the threat of these disrupters.

 [ ... ]

Company Directory

New products

Discretion and customisation underpin Own, Oticon's new custom hearing aid rangeDiscretion and customisation underpin Own, Oticon's new custom hearing aid range

 

new product

© Oticon

Oticon has announced the launch of a new range of custom hearing aids. The highlights? The brand's smallest custom design to date, and all the power, speed, and features of the Polaris platform.

 [ ... ]

GN ReSound's new Custom is a GN ReSound's new Custom is a "full-time" hearing aid with an earbud design

 

hearing aids

© GN Hearing

Rechargeable and street-stylish, the new ReSound Custom hearing aid has a planned regulatory and global roll-out date of June 29, 2022. It confirms GN Hearing's faith in the attraction of the earbud form factor.

 [ ... ]

RAYOVAC’S NEW SOUND FUSION BATTERIES ROLL OUTRAYOVAC’S NEW SOUND FUSION BATTERIES ROLL OUT

 
 

batteries

© Rayovac      RAYOVAC staff with Kate Carr, L to R: Paula Brinson-Pyke- Global Marketing Director- Hearing Aid Batteries, Glen Rutherford- Senior Sales Director- Global OEM & HAB Pro, Kate Carr- President of the Hearing Industries Association, Gary Gray- Plant Manager, Washington

Promising 19% more battery life and nine more hours of wireless streaming, new RAYOVAC battery technology announced at last September’s EUHA Congress is now shipping. The major battery producer - part of Energizer Holdings - is rolling out its Sound Fusion technology upgrade in size 312, 10, and 13 hearing aid batteries, with shipping underway to the company’s Pro Line and Extra customers as from June 1, 2022. 

 [ ... ]