AuDStandard—a Texas-based hearing aid buying group that’s said to provide exclusive pricing, practice growth solutions, detailed analytics, and other services to hearing health care practitioners—has announced a partnership with ESCO, a comprehensive insurance provider for hearing instruments. The partnership gives AuDStandard and ESCO an opportunity to develop programs that promote and endorse loss, damage, and hearing aid repair coverage to AuDStandard members in an effort to help them improve business and increase patient loyalty and retention.

“We’re very pleased to partner with ESCO and offer our members a trusted insurance solution that they can make available to patients,” said Tucker Worster, CEO, AuDStandard. “Their loss, damage, and repair coverage options provide an affordable way for hearing health care practitioners to offer peace-of-mind to patients for the life of their hearing instruments.”

“ESCO is excited to partner with AuDStandard,” said Jim Guthier, President, ESCO. “This relationship will bring with it a number of beneficial tools that AuDStandard Members can use to improve their business. Our comprehensive coverage options, unsurpassed customer service, low premiums and payment plans, and efficient claims processing give hearing health care practitioners an attractive insurance option to offer patients and allows them to focus what they do best providing quality care. ”

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Source: AuDStandard, ESCO