Long gone are the days of ear trumpets, carbon hearing aids, vacuum tube hearing aids, transistor hearing aids, body hearing aids, eyeglass hearing aids and the like. These technologies, while innovative at the time, have been replaced many times over with newer, better technology. The same holds true for office management systems for hearing professionals; paper appointment books, online calendars and even desktop email clients are no longer adequate for managing the many facets of patient care. Appointment information, audiograms, programming sessions, chart notes, reports, scanned patient records, hearing aid tracking information — all critical facets to your patient care — must be quickly and readily available to ensure a positive patient experience. With these requirements in mind, let’s review 10 considerations when looking for an office management system for hearing professionals.