Meeting Agenda

New York State Board for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology

New York State Education Department
1411 Broadway
New York, NY  10018


and via video:

295 Main St, Suite 924
Buffalo, NY 14203

Friday, February 3, 2017 · 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.


9:30 - GET ORGANIZED(15min)

  • Review Minutes of Last Meeting
  • Review Agenda

9:45 - REPORT OF THE CHAIR (15min)

  • Update from Previous Meeting
    • Medicare Outpatient Quality Reporting and Payment
    • Medicare Rates and Code Values
    • Treatment of Auditory Processing Disorder

10:00 - REPORT OF THE EXECUTIVE SECRETARY (15min)

  • Legislative Update
  • Licensing Statistics
  • Board Reimbursement

10:15 - CURRENT BUSINESS (105min)

  • Mandated Content for Hearing Aid Dispenser Continuing Education- options from Dept. of State
  • FDA Hearing Aid Guidance Dec 2016
  • National Guidelines for US Department of Labor Apprenticeship Program – update
  • NYS Medicaid regulations - update
  • Board membership – update
  • Tru Hearing policy - update
  • Subcommittee Reports and Planning
    • Practice/Guidelines Committee
    • Public Relations/Education Committee

12:00 - LUNCH BREAK (30min)

12:30 - NEW BUSINESS (75min)

  • SLP experience issues
    • Medicare billing
    • Part-time employment
  • NYSSLHA Conference Planning

1:45 - WRAP UP (15min)

  • Establish Meeting Dates
  • Review assignments

2:00 - ADJOURN

Last Updated: January 26, 2017