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Rule 6A-6.03013, F.A.C. Under Review

Exceptional Student Education Eligibility for Students Who Are Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing Rule 6A-6.03013, F.A.C., Exceptional Student Education Eligibility for Students Who Are Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing is under review. These changes as written would be extremely detrimental to the patients we serve as audiologists. To access the revised proposed rule, please Click Here. Attached is a… Read more »

Big win at the Florida Capitol today for FLAA and Deaf Kids Can!

Our bills to expand screening for Congenital Cytomegalovirus (CMV) passed the last committee in the house and senate, heading for a full floor vote. If passed these bills will expand CMV screening to even more of Florida’s at-risk newborns. A HUGE thank you to Senator Tina Polsky, Representative Lauren Melo, Theresa Bulger, Terri Fisk, and… Read more »

Florida Academy of Audiology – Day on the Hill January 10th, 2024

The Florida Academy of Audiology is hosting a “Day on the Hill” in Tallahassee on Wednesday January 10th from 8 am to 5pm where we will spend a full day meeting with state legislators to advise them of legislation/issues pertinent to audiology and those we serve. Our past visits to the Hill have resulted in… Read more »

A Message from the President – 2023 Recap

Dear Colleagues, It is difficult to believe that we are already in December 2023 and that my term as President of the Florida Academy of Audiology is coming to an end.  I want to thank the Board and membership for selecting me to serve as your President this year and for supporting me throughout my… Read more »

Current Job Listing: Mobile Audiologist – Contract

  We are seeking a Mobile Audiologist to join our team and provide excellent hearing care to the patients in your community! As an Aria Care Partners Audiologist, your responsibilities include servicing patients in Skilled Nursing Facilities around Tallahassee, FL. Delivering clinical services and routine and specialized hearing care. To be successful in this role,… Read more »

FLAA Convention Update: Early Bird Registration Deadline EXTENDED to July 10!

We can’t wait to see you again at the Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort at Bonnet Creek from August 3-4, 2023 for our Annual Convention! Join us for an exceptional audiology conference experience that combines unrivaled knowledge, cutting-edge research, and invaluable networking opportunities. With a schedule designed to empower and educate, this event promises to enhance… Read more »

FLAA Legislative Alert: Important Bill Update – SB 230 and HB 583

FLAA has been working diligently on behalf of our members regarding two bills that were introduced for this legislative session in Florida.  These bills are SB 230 and HB 583 that deal with healthcare practitioner titles.  The bills were introduced by a physician group and look to limit the use of the term “doctor” across… Read more »

2023 Convention Information Now Available!

We can’t wait to see you again at the Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort at Bonnet Creek from August 3-4, 2023 for our Annual Convention! Registration – Registration will officially open on April 1st.  Check back after that date for registration information. Cancellation Policy – FLAA Conference refunds must be requested in writing at least two weeks prior to the… Read more »