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Want to Help Senior Adults Adopt New Technology? Start with Service in Mind

Audiology

Want to Help Senior Adults Adopt New Technology? Start with Service in Mind

Captioning technology designed with your patients in mind Today, technology moves fast–especially in the hearing care industry. Take hearing aids for example. Advancements in hearing… Read More

Easy Recycling Tips for Seniors

Senior Lifestyle

Easy Recycling Tips for Seniors

Remember the good old days when everything in your household was either recycled or reused? Blouses and dress shirts with missing buttons weren’t just thrown… Read More

How the Internet Changes Everyday Life for Seniors

Senior Lifestyle

How the Internet Changes Everyday Life for Seniors

The internet is an essential part of everyday life. In this modern day, it provides a wealth of knowledge, e-commerce, entertainment and serves as a… Read More

What is VoIP – Voice Over Internet Protocol?

News

What is VoIP – Voice Over Internet Protocol?

Although you might not have heard of “VoIP,” it’s a voice transmission technology that’s been around for quite some time—about twenty years, in fact. VoIP… Read More

Let’s Talk About Caption Phones and the Benefits

Hearing Technology

Let’s Talk About Caption Phones and the Benefits

ClearCaptions is a captioned telephone service provider that helps people whose hearing loss makes it difficult to use the phone. Hearing loss affects 430 million… Read More

How Love and Communication Impact Your Health

Senior Lifestyle

How Love and Communication Impact Your Health

From your Valentine…  Did you know that Valentine’s Day first occurred on February 14, 496 A.D.? Although the origin of Valentine’s Day derives from harrowing… Read More

FEDERAL LAW PROHIBITS ANYONE BUT REGISTERED USERS WITH HEARING LOSS FROM USING INTERNET PROTOCOL (IP) CAPTIONED TELEPHONES WITH THE CAPTIONS TURNED ON. IP Captioned Telephone Service may use a live operator. The operator generates captions of what the other party to the call says. These captions are then sent to your phone. There is a cost for each minute of captions generated, paid from a federally administered fund.