If you are considering a hearing implant solution for your hearing loss, the insurance approval process can seem like a daunting process. However, now you can have peace of mind because there is an Insurance Resource Center available to help answer your questions on coverage for hearing implants.

The good news is that unlike hearing aids, hearing implants may be covered by your insurance plan. The hearing evaluations are typically covered by insurance too. Contact your insurance company or local hearing specialist to determine your eligibility for coverage.

Check out the insurance resources we have available for you:

  1. Insurance Coverage for Hearing Aids vs. Hearing Implants Chart: This chart gives you a quick snapshot of the types of coverage on hearing aids versus hearing implants.
  1. Medicare and Hearing Implants Guide: This guide gives you an overview of the steps to take in obtaining Medicare coverage for hearing implants.
  1. Questions to Ask your Health Plan Worksheet: Your coverage and out-of-pocket cost will be determined by your insurance provider and your specific plan benefits. This insurance worksheet gives you common questions to ask your health plan.
  1. Complete Guide to the Insurance Process: This guide will help you find the answers you need to move forward in your treatment process.

We understand that getting a hearing implant is a life-changing event for you and your family. We know the insurance approval process for any surgery can be confusing and overwhelming, but we are here to help you every step of the way.

For more insurance information and resources, visit our Insurance Resource Center.


Renee Oehlerking
Renee Oehlerking is the Public Relations Manager at Cochlear Americas where she is responsible for the region’s public relations and consumer marketing social media. Renee enjoys uncovering, telling and showcasing the inspiring stories of hearing implant recipients. As a recent transplant to Denver, Colorado, Renee enjoys exploring all that the state has to offer outdoors.