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NY State & Federal Law, Regulations & Professional Conduct for Hearing Aid Dispensing

Course: #32250Level: Intermediate1 Hour 191 Reviews
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This course provides a review and discussion of Federal and State regulation pertaining to hearing aid dispensing in the state of New York.

Course created on December 19, 2018

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CEUs/Hours Offered: AAA/0.1 Intermediate; ASHA/0.1 Intermediate, Related; BAA/1.0; CAA/1.0; IACET/0.1; IHS/1.0; SAC/1.0

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to state who must register as a hearing aid dispenser in NY and explain the renewal requirements including those for continuing education.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to explain the requirement for a medical/ORL evaluation and clearance for the purchase of a hearing aid in NY state, in light of pending /federal regulations.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to describe the requirements for giving candidates for hearing aids a copy of their audiogram/hearing test in NY state and summarize the educational materials that should be provided to the consumer and what should be explained to the consumer about the hearing aid(s) being purchased in NY state.


0-5 Minutes Introduction to NY state rules & regulations pertaining to hearing aid dispensing
5-10 Minutes Summary of pending changes in Federal vs. NY State rules and regs
10-20 Minutes HA registration and for obtaining trainee registration; pertinent issues for AuD students and supervision
20-30 Minutes Registration renewal issues, including international, federal, & state standards & regulations, involving mandatory continuing education requirements
30-35 Minutes Required verbiage for audiogram
35-45 Minutes NY state requirements for posting, recording keeping and providing consumer information
45-55 Minutes Hearing aid related rules and requirements in NY state vs Federal; summary of relevant legislative issues
55-60 Minutes Summary, Q & A


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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Barbara Kruger is one of the founders of the Hearing Care Group (HCG). She received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-financial: Barbara Kruger has no non-financial relationships to disclose.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

This course is offered for 0.1 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Related Area)

British Academy of Audiology

British Academy of Audiology

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International Hearing Society

International Hearing Society

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