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Hearing aids now covered for adults on Washington State Medicaid

Beginning January 1, 2019, adults on Washington State Medicaid are covered for hearing aids. People with 45 db more more hearing loss in their better ear will be eligible for one hearing aid (plus an ear mold and 3 follow-up … Continue reading

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Airports making huge looping investments

If you’ve ever missed a gate change or flight delay, become disoriented in a new city, misunderstood an airline staff’s instructions, or struggled through your jet lag and sleep deprivation to understand a flight attendant, you can understand why airports … Continue reading

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Hearing access, Barcelona-style

After the Future Loops Conference in Berlin October 6-8, 2017,  I took a side trip to Barcelona, Spain. I found places with very good hearing access that I’d like to share with you. While I didn’t always see enough signage, … Continue reading

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A loop at home? Yes! And here’s how

We’ve shared lots of information about hearing loops in public venues, but people with hearing loss should be aware that loops can be a tremendous help in the home, too. A loop can work through your television so that you … Continue reading

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We’d love your vote

Update November 13, 2017: We were selected for a 3rd place award in Advocacy. Thank you for your support! We’ve been nominated for an Oticon Focus on People Award! Would you do us the honor of voting for us? We … Continue reading

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