Hearing aid industry association responds to FDA's proposed OTC regulation

The Hearing Industries Association (HIA) has provided the US Food and Drug Administration with a list of recommendations to ensure users of new over-the-counter hearing aids aren't harmed, once the prescriptionless sales channel opens sometime this year.
by ALBERT RØNNING-ANDERSSON, translated by daniel pedersen

More precise measures must be included in the rules for the upcoming over-the-counter (OTC) sales of hearing aids in the US, ensuring that new devices are safe for users who choose to circumvent the hitherto required appointment with an audiologist.

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