The term assistive listening systems (ALS) describes a variety of technologies that reduce the barriers that result from distance and surrounding noise.
Selecting the right assistive listening technology for a campus can be a daunting task.
Find out more about hearing aids, cochlear implants, assistive listening devices, alerting devices, telecommunications options and more.
Use this tipsheet as a quick reference for understanding the function and use of telecoils in hearing aids and cochlear implants.
An incoming student with a hearing loss is enrolled in an allied health program and will need to use a stethoscope. Who is responsible for purchasing the amplified stethoscope, and how will the instructor know that the student is accurately reporting information and describing sounds?