The Independent Hearing Aid Dispenser

The Evolving Hearing Aid Retail Landscape The United States is the largest hearing aid market worldwide, and one of the most dynamic.  The rapidly-evolving retail landscape is fundamentally changing the way hearing aids are sold, resulting in long-term implications for both retailers and wholesalers{{1}}[[1]]The long view: the future of the U.S. hearing aid market.  Who gains,…

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Hearing Aid Dispensing Part III

History of Dispensing Systems – Part III   The “winds of change” apply well to the practice of hearing aid dispensing.  It is almost as if Yogi Berra was able to predict that the options offered were like “deja-vu, all over again”. Audiologists were increasingly employed by clinics or by otolaryngologists, primarily to evaluate hearing. …

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