Using the Telephone

Most patients can use the telephone to some degree with their processor. The telephone handset needs to be placed over the microphone which is on the processor. You may find that accessories help in using the phone:

Bone Conduction Hearing Devices (BCHD)

Cochlear

Baha 5, Baha 5 Power, Baha 5 SuperPower

MED-EL

BONEBRIDGE

Oticon Medical

Ponto 3 and Ponto 3 Superpower

Cochlear Baha 5 series processors connect directly to iPhone 5 or later iPhones

Phone Clip – bluetooth enabled wireless from your smartphone.

Minimic 2+ can be used to access telecoil in telecoil enabled phones.

Minitek for use with the SAMBA processor for BONEBRIDGE.

Oticon Streamer can connect wirelessly to a smartphone. It can also be used to access telecoil in telecoil enabled phones.

Middle Ear Implants (MEI)

Cochlear Carina

No wireless accessories

VIBRANT SOUNDBRIDGE

Minitek for use with the SAMBA processor for VIBRANT SOUNDBRIDGE.