Legislative Update: FTC Hearings on Hearing Care and Audiology


Webcast: FTC Hearings on Hearing Care and Audiology

The FTC Hearings on Hearing Care and Audiology will be held tomorrow, April 18. The entire workshop is webcast at no cost and no pre-registration is required. Please follow the link below. This is an important day for the future of the profession and people we serve. Hope you can watch at least some of the proceedings.

The FTC workshop, Now Hear This: Competition, Innovation, and Consumer Protection Issues in Hearing Health Care, is scheduled to be held April 18th. Information for the event can be found on the workshop webpage.


A preliminary agenda was released today. (Click “Agenda” under “Event Details” on the workshop webpage.) A final agenda will be released in the coming weeks.

Accessibility for Attendees

We are planning to provide CART captioning service live during the event. There will also be a telecoil system broadcasting the audio. If you are planning to attend the event, and would like to request a different accommodation, please let us know at hearingworkshop@ftc.gov as soon as possible.