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Telehealth under COVID-19

Tuesday, April 14, 2020   (1 Comments)
Posted by: Jessica Houk
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Telehealth for CI Services during COVID-19

Today we wrote to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to request that telehealth services provided by audiologists and SLPs be covered for Medicare beneficiaries during the COVID-19 emergency. Read our letter and stay tuned for how you can help with contacting Congressional Members on the need for telehealth to address patient access during COVID-19.

Click here to read the full letter.

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Sandra Gross says...
Posted Wednesday, April 15, 2020
I feel the Governor of Rhode Island is discriminating against hearing impaired people even though I have 2 ci I can’t hear when people have mask. I was in market Sunday clerks refused to take off his mask. I am going to call my representative How can u help

The mission of the American Cochlear Implant (ACI) Alliance is to advance access to the gift of hearing provided by cochlear implantation through research, advocacy and awareness.