Association of Hearing Instrument Practitioners of Ontario
|Record #: CKL0006||Last Full Update: 12 Sep 2017|
|Public Comments||Information not confirmed since 2017|
|Toll Free Phone||1-888-745-2447 (1-888-745-AHIP)|
|Fax||705-878-4110 or 1-844-688-5583|
|Hours||Mon-Thu 9 am-4 pm * Fri 9 am-4 pm|
|Description and Service|
|Description (Service)||AHIP is a nonprofit organization which represents all H.I.D. (Hearing Instrument Dispensers) and H.I.S. (Hearing Instrument Specialists) in Ontario. All members adhere to a strict code of ethics and by-laws designed to provide quality care to the hearing impaired of Ontario.
AHIP collects used hearing aids and sends the used aids to the Canadian Hearing Society, a registered Charity with Revenue Canada. The Society refurbishes the aids and sends them to less fortunate countries where there is no government assistance for the hearing impaired. AHIP will accept any make or model of used hearing aids, in any condition.
Also have student members and associate membership for individuals interested in the profession.
Members are registered providers with the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, Assistive Devices Program.
|Eligibility||To practice in Ontario, must meet educational requirements * also continuing education and internship programs are enforced as a requirement|
|Application||Call or visit website for information|
|Fees||Membership ; Members are recognized and provide services under the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board, Veterans Affairs Canada, Ministry of Community and Social Services, First Nations and Inuit Health Branch and all major insurance carriers.|
|Site Location||Gateway Plaza|
|Located In Community||Lindsay|
|Address & Map||
55 Mary St W, Suite 211
Lindsay, ON K9V 5Z6
|Intersection||Mary St and Hwy 7|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|