Hearing Aid Manufacturing Winds of Change

The Winds of Change at the Hearing Aid Manufacturing Level – Historical Events   In one of my previous blogs I described the transition of audiologists from being non-ethical for selling hearing aids, to going to legal and ethical if not sold for profit, and then essentially overnight to legal and ethical to sell hearing aids.  Certainly,…

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Audiologists in Industry – Wayne Staab Part 7

Hearing aids for profit – from Non-ethical to Ethical – Overnight   Developmental History: Audiologists Can Sell Hearing Aids – But Not For Profit At the 1971 ASHA convention in Chicago, discussion had already taken place about a plan that would allow audiologists and hospital clinics to sell hearing aids on a non-profit basis.  Proponents…

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