Over-The-Counter (OTC) Hearing Aids – FDA Proposed Guidelines Full Review | DrCliffAuD VLOG 092


Over-The-Counter Hearing Aids – FDA Proposed Guidelines Full Review. Over the Counter Hearing Aids will be available in 2022! Doctor Cliff Olson, Audiologist and founder of Applied Hearing Solutions in Phoenix Arizona, discusses his thoughts and opinions on the Proposed Guidelines for OTC hearing aids issued by the FDA.

Link to the Full Proposed Guidelines Document: https://public-inspection.federalregister.gov/2021-22473.pdf (Medical Devices; Ear, Nose, and Throat Devices; Establishing Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids)

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