Researchers examining the link between hearing loss and lifestyle factors believe that hearing healthcare has an important role in diabetes care and management. And now the American Diabetes Association, the CDC, and others are starting to agree...
Rep David B. McKinley, P.E. (R-WVa) applauded a decision made by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to drop a proposed rule that would have eliminated Medicare coverage for several types of hearing devices.Read More
The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released its final rule, stating that it will maintain Medicare coverage of auditory osseointegrated implants (AOIs), reversing its earlier proposal to have AOIs classified as hearing aids (thereby eliminating coverage for them).Read More
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services proposed a new rule that would effectively end coverage for people who need bone-anchored hearing solutions—systems that have traditionally been covered by Medicare.Read More
Oticon is working with otolaryngologists, audiologists, and bone anchored implant users to increase understanding and appreciation of the value of bone anchored implants in advance of the proposed CMS changes to withdraw its current coverage policy for bone anchored hearing devices.Read More