Joshua Sevier

Joshua Sevier

Joshua Sevier, AuD, is an audiologist and the coordinator of the Cochlear Implant Program at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln.

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AUDIOLOGY ADVOCATE | Hearing Aid Coverage for Children is Necessary: Let Nebraska Show You How

While we pursue independence and autonomy for audiologists across the United States, it is of dire importance that we continue to do the same for our patients. Since the passing of the Medicare Act in 1965, health-care legislation has evolved to accommodate new advances in technology for the betterment of our patients. That vital piece of legislation, however, still has done nothing for those requiring hearing amplification. Luckily for children and low-income families qualifying for Medicaid, hearing aids are covered in some part, in every state across America.

Topic(s): Healthcare, Pediatric


Publication Issue: Audiology Today November/December 2018