September 14, 2023

HLAA Showcase Webinar – MED-EL: Innovations in Individualized Cochlear Implants

This HLAA product showcase webinar, held on September 14, 2023 will allow you to learn how MED-EL provides recipients with a uniquely customized cochlear implant experience! Information covered includes MED-EL’s...This HLAA product showcase webinar, held on September 14, 2023 will allow you to learn how MED-EL provides recipients with a uniquely customized cochlear implant experience! Information covered includes MED-EL’s design philosophy and technology, reviewing candidacy criteria for a variety of populations, and sharing exciting innovations that consistently provide more natural sound quality for MED-EL recipients. Laura Cocoran of MED-EL presents. Read More >

August 24, 2023

HLAA Showcase Webinar – Cochlear: Sound Processor Upgrades: the Ins and Outs of Navigating Insurance and the Process

HLAA presents Kevin Gifford of Cochlear. This showcase webinar, held on August 24, 2023, offers the opportunity to learn how to manage the sound processor upgrade process – from choosing...HLAA presents Kevin Gifford of Cochlear. This showcase webinar, held on August 24, 2023, offers the opportunity to learn how to manage the sound processor upgrade process – from choosing which processor is right for you, to initiating an order, to what to expect while your order is processing. Kevin also covers the basics of insurance coverage and tools and resources to help you manage the insurance process. Read More >

March 14, 2023

HLAA Showcase Webinar – CapTel 2400i: Dialing by Picture

In this HLAA Showcase Webinar – CapTel 2400i: Dialing by Picture, you will learn about advanced CapTel features that make phone calls easy and convenient for people with hearing loss....In this HLAA Showcase Webinar – CapTel 2400i: Dialing by Picture, you will learn about advanced CapTel features that make phone calls easy and convenient for people with hearing loss. This webinar explores one of those features: Dialing by Picture, which allows people who use the CapTel 2400i to dial simply by touching a picture of the person they want to call. While convenient for anyone, Dial-by-Picture is especially helpful... Read More >

February 14, 2023

HLAA Showcase Webinar: See What CaptionMate is now Offering

You asked, CaptionMate listened. CaptionMate is a mobile app for iPhones and Android devices. As an innovator in the mobile captioning space, CaptionMate uses ASR (Automatic Speech Recognition) to provide...You asked, CaptionMate listened. CaptionMate is a mobile app for iPhones and Android devices. As an innovator in the mobile captioning space, CaptionMate uses ASR (Automatic Speech Recognition) to provide fast and accurate captions in real time. It is also the only service to caption both sides of the conversation, allow consumers to share their conversation in real time, and provide captions in over 100 languages. In this Product Showcase... Read More >

January 18, 2023

HLAA Showcase Webinar: Enable Captions on Your Existing Phone Number with the Nagish Mobile App

In this product showcase, you will learn about enabling captions on your existing phone number with the Nagish mobile app. Nagish (which means ‘Accessible’ in Hebrew) makes phone calls more...In this product showcase, you will learn about enabling captions on your existing phone number with the Nagish mobile app. Nagish (which means ‘Accessible’ in Hebrew) makes phone calls more accessible. Nagish is a mobile app available for iOS and Android devices. It looks and feels just like your existing phone. The only difference is that with Nagish, you can choose to read your calls or hear them while seeing... Read More >

December 07, 2022

HLAA Product Showcase: Supporting Health and Wellness with Starkey Evolv AI Hearing Aids

This webinar discusses Starkey’s Evolv AI hearing aids and reviews valuable tools like Fall Alerts, Reminders, and the Wellness Score along with the Thrive Care app that effortlessly connects hearing...This webinar discusses Starkey’s Evolv AI hearing aids and reviews valuable tools like Fall Alerts, Reminders, and the Wellness Score along with the Thrive Care app that effortlessly connects hearing aid wearers and caregivers. Read More >

November 15, 2022

HLAA Technology Showcase Webinar: Is Bluetooth® Technology the New Standard for Assistive Listening Systems?

Hearing loops and telecoils have long been the standard for assistive listening in public locations and have provided great benefits to people with hearing loss. Bluetooth® technology has now introduced...Hearing loops and telecoils have long been the standard for assistive listening in public locations and have provided great benefits to people with hearing loss. Bluetooth® technology has now introduced Auracast™ broadcast audio, a new capability that enables an audio transmitter to broadcast to an unlimited number of nearby Bluetooth if you have the ® in one place, should be in all audio receivers. This new standard will enable public... Read More >

November 09, 2022

HLAA Product Showcase: Resources and Support from MED-EL Corporation

This presentation covers the unique features of MED-EL technology as well as the unique levels of support hearing implant candidates and recipients receive from the hearing implant manufacturer.This presentation covers the unique features of MED-EL technology as well as the unique levels of support hearing implant candidates and recipients receive from the hearing implant manufacturer. Read More >

November 01, 2022

HLAA Product Showcase: CapTel Captioning Technology: How Advances in Technology Give New Choices for Your Phone Calls

CapTel presented a product showcase about their evolving technology with speaker John Kinstler, CapTel Outreach Marketing Manager – CapTel Captioned Telephone and HLAA Member Director. Throughout the webinar attendees received detailed information...CapTel presented a product showcase about their evolving technology with speaker John Kinstler, CapTel Outreach Marketing Manager – CapTel Captioned Telephone and HLAA Member Director. Throughout the webinar attendees received detailed information about CapTel’s latest captioning technology which lets users choose how their calls are captioned – between fully automated or operator-enhanced options. Also discussed was the advantages of each captioning method, and how to switch methods during a call. Customizable captioning... Read More >

September 15, 2022

HLAA Webinar: Benefits of Employee Business Resource Groups (EBRGs) – Fostering a Diverse and Inclusive Workplace for all to Thrive

This webinar by HLAA’s Employment Task Force showed how resource groups foster community and connection, support career development, and further the cause of employees with disabilities or employees with loved...This webinar by HLAA’s Employment Task Force showed how resource groups foster community and connection, support career development, and further the cause of employees with disabilities or employees with loved ones with disabilities. Read More >