Hearing Aid Distribution – II

HEARING AID DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS   Last week’s topic initiated the conversation on hearing aid distribution systems, explaining that many have been tried over the years.  This topic was brought on because of current discussions concerning hearing aid sales and how these instruments are/should be dispensed.  Hearing Aid Distribution – I produced commentary on manufacturer trends,…

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History of Hearing Aid Dispensing – VI

ASHA Task Force Activity – Guidelines to Price Fixing Following passage of Resolution 13, the ASHA Task Force prepared proposed guidelines for the sale of hearing aids by audiologists titled: “Guidelines for Audiologists and Centers Engaged in the Dispensing of Hearing Aids” (1972), and distributed it to ASHA members for review. The Guidelines met substantial…

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