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Back to work, audiologist? UK joint guidance updated for pandemic alert easing.

 

practice under covid-19

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Updated guidance for UK hearing health clinicians has been agreed and communicated by the country's professional bodies in audiology.

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Crossover learning for professional associations: periodontology to audiology

 

professional strategies

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Crossover learning can benefit all areas of medicine and healthcare, including audiology. One of those key areas is the organisation and motivation of sector professionals. What, for example, might associations in audiology learn from its points of convergence with the branch of dentistry known as periodontology?

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Long read: How badly hit by the coronavirus crisis is UK audiology?

 

COVID-19

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How badly hit by the coronavirus crisis is UK audiology? To answer, David Welbourn draws on knowledge gained as a trustee for the UK Council on Deafness, a hospital trust lead governor, and a business leadership consultant, expressing his personal viewpoint, he stresses, and not that of the British Society of Hearing Aid Audiologists (BSHAA), of which he is Chief Executive.

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Updated: UK guidance on audiology practice during Covid-19

 

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The UK's professional audiology bodies have acted jointly to update their earlier guidance document on practice during the Covid-19 crisis, incorporating from May 1 input from the Infection Control Society and ENT UK.

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Updated: UK guidance on audiology practice during Covid-19

 

crisis

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The UK's professional audiology bodies have acted jointly to update their earlier guidance document on practice during the Covid-19 crisis, incorporating from May 1 input from the Infection Control Society and ENT UK.

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AWN Coronascope - Audiology in Spain

 

crisis

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The experiences of several audiologists working in one of Europe's hardest hit territories reflect not only scarcity of protective equipment, but also serious difficulties in processing claims for financial assistance from the Spanish government, reports Audios Infos editor José-Luis Fernández

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2020 EUHA Sponsorship Award opens to students without journeyman diploma

 

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With entry now open for one of Europe's major audiology scholarships, the European Union of Hearing Aid Acousticians (EUHA) Sponsorship Award, qualification has been broadened to accent the usefulness of student ideas.

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AWN Coronascope: UK - unified response on practice guidelines as audiology finds ways to serve hearing loss patients

 

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The UK's four leading hearing healthcare professional associations today (April 9) issued a joint guidance document on practice during the coronavirus pandemic.

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EUHA Congress Hannover, October 7-9 - a date its organisers are determined to save!

 

Congress

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The European Union of Hearing Aid Acousticians has announced that it is sticking to its planned October 7-9 date in Hannover for the world's biggest audiology congress. This EUHA date is one the organisers want you to save too.

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Message of encouragement to UK audiology from Britain's hearing aid manufacturers

 

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The UK government's exemption of community hearing clinics from general retail closures has been welcomed by the representatives of manufacturers of UK's hearing aids stock, whose message of encouragement promises a commitment to support the industry.

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