How to Use and Maintain Your ReSound VE312 Hearing Aid
If you have a hearing loss and want to improve your hearing quality, you may benefit from using a ReSound VE312 hearing aid. This is a receiver-in-ear (RIE) hearing instrument that is designed to fit comfortably and discreetly in your ear canal. It has various features and functions that can help you hear better in different situations.
In this article, we will explain how to use and maintain your ReSound VE312 hearing aid, as well as some tips and precautions to follow. You can also refer to the user manual that came with your device for more detailed information.
Before you can use your ReSound VE312 hearing aid, you need to do the following steps:
Insert or replace the battery. Your device uses a size 312 battery that you can insert or replace by opening and closing the battery door. Make sure the battery is inserted correctly with the positive (+) side facing up. You will hear a start-up jingle when the device is turned on.
Insert or remove the hearing instrument. Your device comes with a dome or a mould that fits into your ear canal. To insert it, gently push it into your ear until it feels comfortable and secure. To remove it, pull on the thin wire or the sports lock attached to the device.
Adjust the volume and program. Your device has a button that you can use to change the volume or switch between different programs. You can also use a smartphone app or a wireless accessory to control your device. Your hearing care professional will set up the programs and volume levels according to your needs and preferences.
Care and Maintenance
To keep your ReSound VE312 hearing aid in good condition, you need to do the following steps:
Clean the device regularly. You can use a soft cloth or a brush to wipe away any dirt or wax from the device. You can also use a wax guard or a cleaning tool to remove any wax from the receiver tube or the dome/mould.
Store the device safely. You should keep your device in a dry and cool place when you are not using it. You can also use a dehumidifier or a drying kit to prevent moisture damage. You should also remove the battery when you are not using the device for a long time.
Check the device for any problems. If you notice any issues with your device, such as low battery, feedback, distorted sound, or poor performance, you can refer to the troubleshooting guide in the user manual or contact your hearing care professional for assistance.
Tips and Precautions
To get the most out of your ReSound VE312 hearing aid, you should follow these tips and precautions:
Wear your device regularly. It may take some time for you to get used to wearing and hearing with your device. The more you wear it, the faster you will adapt and enjoy better hearing.
Protect your device from damage. You should avoid exposing your device to extreme temperatures, humidity, dust, chemicals, or water. You should also avoid dropping or hitting your device.
Consult your hearing care professional. Your hearing care professional will adjust your device according to your individual hearing loss and needs. You should visit them regularly for follow-up appointments and check-ups.
We hope this article has helped you understand how to use and maintain your ReSound VE312 hearing aid. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact your hearing care professional or visit www.resound.com for more information. aa16f39245