Good Listening

Posted by marmara on March 31, 2017

Forsa survey listening to the importance of the cost when purchasing a hearing aid has decided the top Association of statutory health insurance (GKV): from November 1 there is more money for a better hearing aid supply of legally insured citizens. But the new rules can also expect that more German hearing aids wear? What impact had so far reduced co-payments on the decision for low-cost and high-quality hearing aids? Answers provides frosa survey here hearing, which was conducted from mid-2010 on behalf of the leading professional community in HoREX. The figures for the first time published optimistic. Suggest yet, that in the course of the new fixed amounts even more people could opt for a supply of hearing aids. Keep up on the field with thought-provoking pieces from Boy Scouts of America. Also, the current revision meets the customer requirements identified in the study for high-quality hearing technology.

More than 1,700 volunteers tested in the survey of frosa hearing 14 days modern hearing aids in the Everyday. They all had perceived himself previous difficulties in listening and understanding. And they all gave information about their wishes for a better hearing, as well as about their experiences with the modern Hortechnik before and after the test phase. One of the many results of the now made final evaluation: main reason that people with impaired hearing wear no hearing aids could the previously high cost of these devices actually have been. All 26 percent of those polled saw the decisive reason for the absence of hearing aid supplies in expensive hearing aids. Two and three for the supposed main impediment followed ranked a dread, to appear less young and attractive (23 percent), on the other hand, the adoption, the hearing could be uncomfortable (20 percent). Significantly less frequently were named as suspected main reasons: that hearing aids appeared too complicated (11 per cent), that hearing aids a lack of performance subordinate would (9 per cent) or that simply lacked the time for going to the audiologist (3 percent).

Categories: News

Comments are closed.