Ida News

New Ida Tool for Cochlear Implants in Development

New Ida Tool for Cochlear Implants in Development

Fri Jul 08, 2016 07:37 AMBy Amanda Farah Cox
The Ida Institute has begun work on a new tool for pediatric cochlear implant patients. The Journey of Life tool began as a product of our “Successes, Gaps and Challenges in CI Rehabilitation: The CI...
New Study Analyzes Stages-of-Change in History-Taking

New Study Analyzes Stages-of-Change in History-Taking

Fri May 20, 2016 01:21 PMBy Amanda Farah Cox
A recent study through the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia, looks at how the transtheoretical model of behavior change can help audiologists identify a person with hearing loss’s...
Recipients Chosen for Ida Research Committee Grants

Recipients Chosen for Ida Research Committee Grants

Fri May 13, 2016 11:14 AMBy Amanda Farah Cox
The Ida Institute is pleased to announce the projects that have been awarded grants through our Research Committee. Projects headed by Nerina Scarinci, Katie Ekberg, and Janet Jamieson have each been...
New Study Looks at Use of Ida Tools in Motivational Engagement

New Study Looks at Use of Ida Tools in Motivational Engagement

Thu Apr 28, 2016 11:15 AMBy Amanda Farah Cox
A recent study out of Nottingham, UK looked at the feasibility of implementing Ida tools as part of patient motivational engagement. The study, “Motivational engagement in first-time hearing aids...
Ida Booth and Learning Module at AudiologyNow!

Ida Booth and Learning Module at AudiologyNow!

Mon Apr 11, 2016 09:21 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 12:55 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 12:11 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 01:13 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 12:57 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 11:47 AMBy 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...