What is the billing process like?
When you purchase hearing aids through AHAA, orders and returns from manufacturers are combined monthly. That means you have one bill per month and one payment per month, and you’ll receive immediate credit on returns. We also offer tracking, paperless statements, same-day invoicing, online payment and purchase reporting.
Does AHAA provide competitive pricing on hearing aids?
With a network of nearly 2,000 hearing professionals, AHAA is able to provide its members with significantly discounted prices on hearing aids from more than 30 vendors.
Does AHAA offer ongoing training and education?
Yes. AHAA provides training (onsite or locally) in a classroom environment for audiologists, front office staff, operations managers, ENTs and other professionals in the hearing healthcare industry. We also conduct an annual convention that features classes and workshops with CEU credits.
How does AHAA help with staffing and recruiting?
AHAA has dedicated recruiters available to assist you in finding audiologists, hearing aid dispensers and office staff professionals. As the largest network of audiology professionals in the nation, AHAA is prepared to assist with all of your recruiting needs.
How does AHAA help with marketing?
We offer professional guidance and support for our Associates. Our marketing team can aid in strategic planning, program management, tactical execution, brand direction and website development and optimization. We encourage a multimedia approach that blends traditional and digital marketing.
Does AHAA help with patient retention?
AHAA members have access to our widely successful patient recall and retention programs, which increase the likelihood of patient satisfaction and continued patronage.
Will AHAA help with tracking progress and business development?
We believe that you can’t monitor what you don’t measure. That’s why we’ll help you implement effective systems, tools and dashboards to track progress, so you can make your practice more productive.
How does AHAA measure success?
With years of experience in improving hearing healthcare practices, we know what success looks like. Through benchmarking, metrics, best practices and thorough reporting, we’ll give you an accurate view of your status and help you reach your goals.
Will I have a main contact at AHAA?
Not only do you have a main AHAA contact, but your Associate Manager is a dedicated consultant who serves as your personal advocate, resource and liaison to all of our services. Your Associate Manager provides business development support, WebEx presentations and on-site training.
What’s the AHAA community like?
The AHAA network is comprised of like-minded, high-achieving audiology professionals who are dedicated to taking their practices, and their careers, to the next level. We facilitate meetings and forums to offer our Associates a venue for learning and sharing their experience and knowledge.
Can AHAA help me acquire more patients?
Yes. AHAA has established a formal referral network with major associations, unions and businesses that send their members to us to find a hearing care provider.
How will AHAA help me manage my practice?
AHAA offers Associates the only web-based practice management tool built on a process foundation that’s proven to raise the level of patient outcomes and grow your audiology healthcare business. Every resource, action step and tool that we’ve developed and tested since our founding in 1994 has been streamlined into one interactive online package.