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The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association includes tinnitus management in its scope of practice for audiologists [16], which is justified for many reasons [17-18].
With the exception of one nurse, all the professionals reported that they would refer to an audiologist when necessary.
Once the audiologist confirms the degree of hearing loss, she assists the child in maximizing any residual hearing.
Ask your primary care doctor or ear, nose and throat specialist to refer you to an audiologist, or get a recommendation from friends or relatives who use hearing aids.
We are beyond the need for weekly or monthly audiology, so driving to (Portland) every two to three months to see an experienced audiologist for mapping is worth the time," Monticelli said.
Branson and Miller critically address the impact of this "normalizing" treatment on deaf people for the early twentieth-century when audiologists played key roles in determining who was "treatable" for residual hearing.
In order to pursue a career as a certified audiologist, one must attain a graduate degree in audiology from a school accredited by ASHA's Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA), pass a written examination, and complete a 36-week postgraduate clinical fellowship as well as 375 hours of supervised clinical experience.
A new CMS program memorandum to carriers stipulates that if a physician refers a beneficiary to an audiologist to evaluate signs or symptoms of hearing loss or ear injury, the audiologist's diagnostic services should be covered--even if the outcome is a prescription for a hearing aid.
These tests are often given by a health-care professional that specializes in hearing, such as an audiologist.
An audiologist is a hearing health professional who identifies and measures hearing loss and will perform a hearing test to assess the type and degree of loss.
An audiologist can measure sound levels at a specific location and make recommendations for keeping sound levels safe.
The consuiting audiologist contacted manufacturers and obtained the registered owner of the unclaimed hearing aids in our possession.