Advocacy Notes: Documenting Daily Amplification Use is Legally REQUIRED in the U.S.

TOPIC: I’ve asked the school to check a student’s hearing aids and FM/RM system daily and they refuse. 

Documenting Daily Amplification Use is Legally REQUIRED in the U.S.

Per IDEA Sec. 300.113. (a) Each public agency must ensure that hearing aids worn in school by children with hearing impairments, including deafness, are functioning properly. (b) (1) Each public agency must ensure that the external components of surgically implanted medical devices are functioning properly.

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