Gardner Audiologists are providers for Aetna Health Insurance. Many of those plans cover diagnostic hearing evaluations when ordered by a physician and also hearing aids although every plan does not have hearing aid benefits.
The Gardner Audiology staff in St. Petersburg can verify your benefits. It is important to know the proper way to bill to maximize your benefit if you do have a hearing aid benefit. Gardner Audiology staff members are experienced in verifying the correct path.
Some Aetna plans have hearing aid benefits directly through the insurance company and others offer the option of using a contracted third party to administer the hearing aid benefit.
Sometimes AETNA has specific requirements that must be met before a hearing aid claim will be paid. Some require medical clearance from a physician. Some require a letter of medical necessity. Others require a denial from Medicare before they will consider the claim. Determining and understanding these can be a daunting task. Don’t become overwhelmed, we are here to help.
Insurance can be intimidating to try to navigate. Call Gardner Audiology at 1-800-277-1182 and let us help you determine if you have hearing aid benefits. We have an office in East Pasco, Citrus, and Pinellas Counties, Florida.