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Health Economics in Audiologic Practice: Affordability and Willingness to Pay (WEB19727)

Presenter(s): Anna Marie Jilla, AuD, PhD; Carole E. Johnson, PhD, AuD, CCC-A
Course Description


Affordability of and willingness to pay for amplification devices and hearing health services can be difficult topics to discuss with patients. The session will present an evidence-based, pragmatic approach for addressing affordability issues with patients and leveraging market knowledge, insurance coverage, and community resources to increase accessibility to hearing health care.

This course is a recorded session from the 2020 Audiology Online Conference “Evolving Clinical Practice: Present and Future Considerations.”

Learning Outcomes
You will be able to:

  • compare and contrast affordability and willingness to pay
  • describe current findings of studies applying health care economics in audiology
  • apply a pragmatic approach for addressing affordability and willingness to pay issues among a diverse patient population

What is Included?

You'll get online access to all the course content, including the full video, handouts, and references so you can access it from anywhere!

Assessment Type

Self-assessment—Think about what you learned and report on the Completion Form how you will use your new knowledge.

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View all courses from the 2020 Audiology Online Conference, "Evolving Clinical Practice: Present and Future Considerations."

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COURSE DETAILS
Item #(s): WEB19727
Available Through: November 11, 2025