January 2016 Meeting notes

Topics

Consumers Guide to Purchasing Hearing Aids
Advocate for Hearing Aid Coverage – Medicare
Personal Sound Amplification Products
Demoed: Pocket Talker 2 and Comfort Duett – Personal Amplifiers

Advocate for Hearing Aid Coverage
Sample letter
PSAPs  Personal Sound Amplification Products
Williams Sound Pocketalker 2
Comfort Audio Duett

I provided copies of the Consumer’s Guide to Hearing Aids at the meeting but I no longer have copies.

You can purchase a copy by calling the Hearing Loss Association of America.  
    301-657-2248  

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This 2016 guide (21st annual edition), color booklet illustrating the different styles of hearing aids and comparing different models and features. Illustrates the technology pyramid and hearing aid pricing.

  • More than 350 new hearing aids, pricing and specs (including features such as telecoils)
  • Explains about digital hearing aid technology and compares the differences
  • Why Fit & Go models delight wearers
  • How custom hearing aids are made today
  • Hearing aid shell styles
  • Reasons you hear better with two ears
  • Invisible hearing aid comparisons
  • Hearing aid battery basics
  • Explains what you should expect from your hearing aids
  • Provides a glossary and definitions so you understand hearing aid terminology
  • A must-have before you buy your next pair of hearing aids