Over-the-Counter Hearing Aid Resources

As the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) works towards the final rules and regulations associated with over-the-counter (OTC) hearing aids, the Academy will continue to update its OTC hearing aid resources with the latest information.

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Academy Position Statement: The Role of Audiologists with Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids

FDA Proposed Rule: Medical Devices, ENT Devices, and OTC Hearing Aids

The Audiologist’s Guide to Hearing Aids, PSAPs, Hearables, and OTC Devices

Advocacy Resources

The Academy encourages all of its members to use its advocacy resources to learn about initiatives and get involved! 


Reimbursement Coding

Federal Affairs

Federal activities seek to educate and shape national policies regarding hearing and balance health-care issues.

State Affairs

The Academy monitors state affairs to ensure the interests of audiologists are being represented.

Legislative Action Center

The Legislative Action Center keeps audiologists informed on important audiology issues.

Grassroots Advocacy Network

It is important for members of Congress to hear directly from audiologists, especially as they consider issues that will impact the profession. Grassroots advocacy is key to ensuring that audiologists’ interests are represented on Capitol Hill.


Government Relations News

Find up-to-date information regarding government relation news regarding the audiology profession.

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Political Action Committee

Advocacy success is one of the primary goals of the Academy’s strategic plan. Get involved and contact your member of Congress and donate to the Academy’s Political Action Committee (PAC) to ensure your voice is heard.


Support the PAC

Reach federal candidates by contributing to the Academy’s Political Action Committee (PAC).


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