New Bill Proposed Insurance To Cover Hearing Aids

The proposed bill is backed by the fact that eyeglasses are covered by insurance because they are a necessity for many people as are hearing aids.

A new bill has been presented that would require insurance company’s in South Carolina to cover hearing aids.

The legislation also includes replacements for hearing aids every three years.

The proposed bill is backed by the fact that eyeglasses are covered by insurance because they are a necessity for many people as are hearing aids.

If the bill is passed, it will be put into effect on July 1st.

The U.S. Census reported that 21% of the population in Myrtle Beach falls into the 65 and older age group category. In Horry County, the rate is reportedly 26%.