Ida News

Ida Booth and Learning Module at AudiologyNow!

Ida Booth and Learning Module at AudiologyNow!

Mon Apr 11, 2016 11:21 AMBy Amanda Farah Cox

The Ida Institute attended this year’s AudiologyNOW! Conference in Phoenix, Arizona, from 13-15 April. Ida had a booth where we introduced and demonstrated our tools and answered questions related to...

New Mobile App Tests Hearing and Refers to Hearing Care Professionals

New Mobile App Tests Hearing and Refers to Hearing Care Professionals

Thu Mar 31, 2016 02:55 PMBy Amanda Farah Cox

A new app has been released in South Africa to test hearing and refer persons with hearing loss to hearing healthcare professionals. hearZA, which was designed by a team at hearScreen that includes...

Ida Launches New Tool Fit for the Future

Ida Launches New Tool Fit for the Future

Fri Mar 18, 2016 01:11 PMBy Amanda Farah Cox

The Ida Institute is pleased to announce the launch of our latest tool, Fit for the Future. The new tool will help hearing care professionals make themselves future-proof, as persons with hearing loss...

Ida Attended Joint Defense Veterans Audiology Conference

Ida Attended Joint Defense Veterans Audiology Conference

Tue Mar 01, 2016 02:13 PMBy Amanda Farah Cox

The Ida Institute recently attended the Joint Defense Veterans Audiology Conference in St. Louis, Missouri. The three day conference where Ida ran a booth was an opportunity to meet VA audiologists...

Ida Brings Person-Centered Care to Telehealth with Telecare Platform

Ida Brings Person-Centered Care to Telehealth with Telecare Platform

Mon Feb 08, 2016 01:57 PMBy Amanda Farah Cox

The Ida Institute is thrilled to announce today the launch of Ida Telecare. Born out of our Vision 2020 process, Ida Telecare is our new online platform to help clinicians bring person-centered care...

Study Shows Importance of Patient Motivation in Hearing Aid Adoption

Study Shows Importance of Patient Motivation in Hearing Aid Adoption

Fri Nov 27, 2015 12:47 PMBy Amanda Farah Cox

A new study from the University of Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand, identifies patient motivation as the second-most important factor in hearing aid adoption.

“Audiological outcomes for...

Ida Launches My Turn to Talk for Cochlear Implants

Ida Launches My Turn to Talk for Cochlear Implants

Fri Nov 06, 2015 01:54 PMBy Amanda Farah Cox

The Ida Institute is pleased to announce the launch of our first tool specially designed for the parents of children with cochlear implants. My Turn to Talk will help parents prepare for appointments,...

Ida Tools Presented to Department of Defense and VA Audiologists

Ida Tools Presented to Department of Defense and VA Audiologists

Fri Sep 04, 2015 01:35 PMBy Amanda Farah Cox

Ida Fellow Paula Myers, PhD, recently gave a one-hour virtual course on the topic, “Incorporating Ida Tools and Other Resources into Your Daily Patient-Centered Audiology.” The presentation was given...

Ida Tools Presented Through Audiology Online Webinars

Ida Tools Presented Through Audiology Online Webinars

Fri May 08, 2015 01:37 PMBy Amanda Farah Cox

The Ida Institute has partnered with Audiology Online for a series of continuing education online presentations. The webinars are delivered by Ida Institute Project Manager and Audiologist Anne Mette...

Using Living Well and My World to Explore Wireless Tech

Using Living Well and My World to Explore Wireless Tech

Mon Feb 23, 2015 10:02 AMBy Amanda Farah Cox

As hearing aids become more sophisticated, so does the technology that supplements them. But how do patients and their audiologists know if this added tech is helpful for the hearing aid user?

In...