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Improving Patient Compliance Through a Focus on Counseling and Motivational Interviewing (MI)

Growth and Prosperity   Having proudly served their community for decades, Hometown Audiology helped... Read More

Pricing in Hearing Healthcare: Which Race are You Running? Part 3 – Implications of Health Insurance on Consumer…

by Amyn M Amlani, PhD Today’s blog, Part 3, is the last in the... Read More

US Ear Device Patents for December 2019

Tis the season   Baby it’s cold out there, especially for the ears. Hence,... Read More

Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids as a Catalyst for Audiology Reimbursement Updates

Dear Readers: During this holiday season, the editors at Hearing Health & Technology Matters... Read More

US Ear Device Patents for November 2019

Home Alone with Your Ear Devices Zipline Health’s patent #10463241 laments time lost and... Read More

ECONOMICS OF HEARING

But That Would Be Wrong: Ethics of Stealing and Deception

Last time Hearing Economics described thefts and deceptions in professional settings. Transgressions were bizarre, some... Read More

And They’re Off! US Hearing Aid Device Patent Activity for January-February 2015

Amidst all the crowd-funded Hearable hype, with Nanoplug coming unplugged and others sure to... Read More

The Tiny Company That Could: Intricon

A year ago, odds are low that the name “IntriCon” was tripping off the... Read More

Troll Thoughts,Troll Tallies

Regular readers of Hearing Economics are familiar with the ever-lengthening list of hearing aid... Read More

Wrong Again: White Coat Fraud and Government Regulation Take It Out to the Parking Lot

 Hearing Economics is juggling several series right now, including one on regulation of professional... Read More

DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGIES

US Hearing Device Patent Approvals for May and June 2014

Being an Audiologist wandering through the Wonderful World of Patents is like Alice tumbling... Read More

Hearing Healthcare: Fish or Fowl?

March Phonak-Costco Madness ushered in urgency to the health of hearing healthcare providers.  March... Read More

The Tiny Company That Could: Intricon

A year ago, odds are low that the name “IntriCon” was tripping off the... Read More

US Hearing Device Patent Approvals for September and October 2014

The list of US patent approvals in the hearing industry grows longer with each... Read More

Internet Interventions for Hearing Loss and Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs): There Is a Connection?

Downstream Consequences of Aging is a bi-monthly series written by guest columnist Barbara Weinstein,... Read More