Cost keeps Medicare from covering hea...

Cost keeps Medicare from covering hearing aids

There are 1 comment on the DispatchPolitics story from Apr 9, 2011, titled Cost keeps Medicare from covering hearing aids. In it, DispatchPolitics reports that:

When Medicare was created 46 years ago, Congress was adamant that the program would not pay for hearing aids.

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Groveport, OH

#1 Apr 9, 2011
Listen the mark-up on Hearing aids is 1000%.The companies that produce these are for the most part oversees.They use cheap labor to assemble the gouge medicare.UNLESS YOU REGULATE THE ,HEALTH CARE INDUSTRY IT WILL CONTINUE TO PRICE FIX ITSELF INTO BILLION DOLLAR PROFITS while our parents and grandparents suffer.

"I don't disagree with her," said U.S. Rep. Pat Tiberi, who added that his father has hearing problems. "But this would be very, very expensive.


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