American Speechsounds for Healthcare Professionals

If your students are currently working in or considering a profession in the healthcare industry, this pronunciation program is a must. Using words and expressions often heard in the medical field, American Speechsounds for Healthcare Professionals introduces all the consonant and vowel sounds with instructions, video clips, diagrams, explanations of common problems, and spelling examples. The program explains and gives examples of the critical differences between words that may be confusing. Students are able to record and compare single and multi syllable words, short phrases, and sentences – from “Hi” and “pain” to “We suspect subacute bacterial endocarditis.” and “A cervical chordotomy was done for intractable pain.” Stress, Endings, Linking, Intonation exercises use realistic medical words and expressions. Students are provided with a variety of activities to practice pronunciation and vocabulary. Using the Locator and Authoring options the program can be customised to focus on or add specific words, phrases or sentences making this program even more of an individual tutor!

Pricing:

Single program...........................................$119.95 
2-9 programs.............................................$99.95 each 
10-15 programs..........................................$94.95 each 
16-50 programs (site license).......................$1,500.00 
Total additional programs.............................$25.00 each

Hardware Requirements: 

Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 (32- and 64-bit) Macintosh with Windows under Parallels or equivalent software Microphone and headphones/speaker