ARA Resource Page
ARA members are sending in the resources they have made or are finding useful for their own practices while they focus continuing aural (re)habilitation services. Thank you to members that have contributed. If you have resources you would like to contribute, please e-mail us!
Join the discussion and share your throughs on the ARA Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn Pages. We are working to engage on different platforms to learn from all our amazing colleagues!
CLINICIAN DIRECTED AUDITORY TRAINING with KTH Speech Tracking Software
Training can be provided In-Clinic and by Teledelivery
Suggested guidelines for Infection Control from the American Academy of Audiology https://www.audiology.org/publications/guidelines-and-standards/infection-control-audiological-practice
The CDC has published guidance about proper infection control. This can be found here. https://www.cdc.gov/infectioncontrol/pdf/guidelines/disinfection-guidelines-H.pdf
Looking for a telehealth platform that is HIPPA-Compliant?
ASHA has provided state by state information to help clinicians navigate telepractice laws. https://www.asha.org/advocacy/state/
Here is a search engine for Medicare Telehealth codes. NOTE: This is not inclusive of the CARES Act https://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Medicare-General-Information/Telehealth/Telehealth-Codes
Looking for a resource that includes updates from audiology organizations?:
Looking for help with Teleaudiology resources? Check out this website
Check out these sites for online hearing screenings for patients:
Check out this article: Making Audiology Work During COVID-19 and Beyond https://journals.lww.com/thehearingjournal/blog/onlinefirst/pages/post.aspx?PostID=59
Help make telaudiology simple with tools from the IDA institute: https://idainstitute.com/what_we_do/news/detail/make_tele_audiology_person_centered_with_four_simple_tools/
Check out this source for a list of Captioned Phones
Check out this source for a list of Captioning Apps - click to download
AR Therapy Resources
Client-oriented video from HLAA about how to prepare for a hospital visit when communication access is a concern. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lXbfs9iQhug&feature=youtu.be
Quick reference guide for improving access to online distance learning - click to download
Hard of Hearing Brochure for Patients - click to download
For a free digital download of KTH Speech Tracking Software and to view a short training video, go to the Deaf/Hard of Hearing Technology Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center website