Online Help - How It Works

Introducing Instant and or Accessible Help for Hearing Health Care

We are excited to announce a new option for those seeking immediate and accessible assistance with their hearing health care needs. This innovative service connects you directly with licensed audiologists and hearing dispensers, providing you with expert advice independent of any manufacturer influence.  There is also a less costly option to talk to customer service.  All the calls are video calls. 

You may talk to an Audiologist, a hearing care dispenser or our trained customer service people.

What is an Audiologist?

An audiologist is a healthcare professional specializing in identifying, diagnosing, and treating hearing and balance disorders. Audiologists hold advanced degrees and are licensed to provide a comprehensive range of hearing care services, from hearing tests to the fitting and management of hearing aids.

What is a Hearing Dispenser?

A hearing dispenser, also known as a hearing instrument specialist, is trained and licensed to conduct hearing tests, fit and adjust hearing aids, and provide follow-up care and support. They focus on the practical aspects of hearing aid technology and user education.

Key Features of Our Service

  1. Instant Help: Get immediate assistance with your hearing health care needs. Whether you have questions about hearing aids, hearing tests, or any other hearing-related issues, you can connect with a professional in real time.

  2. Accessibility: Our platform ensures that expert help is accessible to everyone, regardless of location. You can connect with professionals online, making it easier to get the help you need from the comfort of your home.

  3. Affordable Professional Help: We aim to make professional hearing care more affordable. While there is a cost for direct consultations, this new platform offers a cost-effective way to access expert advice compared to traditional in-person visits.

  4. Transparency: This service operates independently from any manufacturer or venture capitalist. Our goal is to provide unbiased, transparent advice to help you make informed decisions about your hearing health.

Professional Guidance and Support

Certain hearing health topics require the expertise of licensed professionals in your state. In such cases, you might be directed to the appropriate licensed audiologist or hearing dispenser. Other general inquiries can be addressed by any professional on our platform. We thank you for your patients as we build out the network of professional support.

Examples of Help you Can get Online From Our Professionals

Our online platform offers comprehensive professional hearing health care services to meet a wide range of needs. You can get expert advice on selecting and evaluating hearing aids, learn how to use and maintain them, and receive assistance with Bluetooth connections and app support. Our professionals can review and explain your diagnostic tests, provide aural rehabilitation, offer tips for enjoying music with hearing aids, and give tinnitus support. Additionally, we offer guidance on custom ear protection and hearing loss prevention. With these services, you can improve your hearing and quality of life through our convenient and personalized online platform.

Customer Service and Additional Support

For general questions or assistance, our customer service team is available to help. If you prefer to speak with someone directly, there is a cost for these consultations. Additionally, professionals on our platform may offer their services offline at their physical locations.

Contact Form for Free Help

For non-urgent inquiries, you can use our contact form to reach out for help. We strive to respond within 24 hours, excluding weekends and holidays.

We appreciate you trying out this new platform and look forward to providing you with exceptional hearing health care support.

Getting Started:

Introduction to Help Sessions

A help session is a live, one-on-one screenshare interaction between you and the customer service or professional. These sessions allow you to work together in real-time, sharing images or documents need to be seen.

Two Types of Help Sessions

1. Instant Sessions: Connect immediately with an expert for on-the-spot assistance.
2. Scheduled Sessions: Arrange a session at a convenient time for you and the expert.

Pricing

Help sessions are priced by the minute with no minimum spend required. Each topic has its own per-minute price, which can be found on the topic page. The per-minute pricing will also be displayed when you select a topic while filling out the session request form.

How To:

Technical Requirements

Help sessions take place directly in your browser, so there’s no need to download any additional software or plugins.

  1. Audio/Video
    While video is not mandatory for sessions, it can significantly enhance the experience by allowing you to get to know your professional on a more personal level. We strongly recommend:

    – Using a good webcam and microphone setup.

    – Taking sessions in quiet, clean locations to minimize distractions.

  2. Browser Permissions
    Before starting a session, you will be prompted to enable browser access to your camera and microphone. If you cannot enable these devices, you may not be able to request sessions.

Getting Started:

  1. Click the start now: If you have an account Log in to your account on our website.
  2. Select a Topic: Choose the topic for which you need help.
  3. Pick Your Session Type: Decide between an instant session or scheduling one for later.
  4. Enable Permissions: Ensure your browser has access to your camera and microphone.
  5. Connect and Collaborate: Start your session and work together with your expert to tackle your problem.

We’re excited to provide you with this innovative way to receive expert help. Thank you for choosing our platform for your professional needs!

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New Feature

Online Support

Experience advanced hearing care with Hears Hearing & Hearables’ new affordable online telehealth system. Join our Beta test for only .25-cent video chat customer service and receive personalized support. Prefer a phone call? Fill out our contact form, and we’ll arrange it.