Hearing Aid Dealers & Fitters Licensing Board
The Hearing Aid Dealers and Fitters Licensing Board, in accordance with Chapter 4747 of the Ohio Revised Code, oversees the practice of fitting and selling hearing aids in Ohio. The Board is responsible for examining and licensing individuals and businesses that practice in the state, and for monitoring compliance with the Board’s law and rules.
NOTICE OF RULE REVIEW PROCESS – STAKEHOLDER FEEDBACK WELCOMED
The following rules of the Ohio Hearing Aid Dealers and Fitters Licensing Board are due for five-year review on or before June 1, 2013. The initial steps of the rule review process will include: seeking of stakeholders’ input, drafting of possible new rules, editing of existing rules, and the Business Impact Analysis (BIA) for the Common Sense Initiative (CSI) - per Executive Order 2011-01K.
Information concerning the BIA and CSI can be found at: http://governor.ohio.gov/PrioritiesandInitiatives/CommonSenseInitiative.aspx
OHADFLB Five-Year Review 06-01-13
Subset A = 4747-1-01
Subset B = 4747-1-04, 4747-1-05, 4747-1-06, 4747-1-07
Subset C = 4747-1-08, 4747-1-10, 4747-1-12
Subset D = 4747-1-13, 4747-1-15
Subset E = 4747-1-16, 4747-1-17
Subset F = 4747-1-18
Subset G = 4747-1-20, 4747-1-21
Each of the listed rules may be accessed and reviewed at: http://codes.ohio.gov/oac/4747-1
Stakeholder/public comments plus applicable, sharable, quantitative data are invited. This information may be submitted in writing by:
US MAIL: FAX: EMAIL:
HEARING AID DEALERS/FITTERS LIC BD 614-564-2484 email@example.com
ATTN: RULES ATTN: RULES ATTN: RULES
246 N HIGH ST
COLUMBUS OH 43215
Board meetings at which rule review and filing progress will continue:
MARCH 20 and MAY 22, 2013 at the Ohio Department of Health (ODH)
(35 East Chestnut St, Columbus OH 43215)
If you would like to attend either meeting, write to firstname.lastname@example.org at least three (3) days prior to the meeting so your name may be added to the Security Roster for entrance to ODH.
Sherri Hughes, BC-HIS, Chair
Susan LaChance Julian, AuD, Vice Chair
Carole Donnellon, Public Member
David Faught, Public Member
Rebecca Maust, DQA Chief, ODH Director’s Representative
Joseph S. Rosengarten, BC-HIS
Darshan Vyas, MD, Otolaryngologist
2013 Board Meetings
All take place at the Ohio Department of Health beginning at 9:00 am unless otherwise noted.
July 24 (tentative)
November 15 at 1:00pm - Annual Meeting
To verify an individual or business license, write email@example.com or call 614-466-5215.
WRITTEN EXAM PROCEDURES ARE CHANGING AS OF JULY 1, 2013.
Click on EXAMINATIONS in the left menu for details.
Attending a Board meeting meets the one-hour continuing education requirement in “ethics or Ohio state law”. Write firstname.lastname@example.org at least three business days prior to the meeting to ensure you are added to the Security Roster.
Ohio Hearing Aid Dealers and
Fitters Licensing Board
246 North High Street
Columbus, OH 43215
Telephone: (614) 466-5215
Fax: (614) 564-2484
Last Updated: 3/21/13