If you have a complaint about your hearing aid provider, you can file a complaint with the State of NM. Here is a link to the State of New Mexico Web Site with instructions and a link to the complaint form
View a discussion of Ototoxicity (hearing and vestibular problems due to drugs) and a list of drugs that can adversely effect you hearing. The list includes symptoms and information on how frequently each drug has been reported to create the symptom.
Applying for Social Security Disability Benefits due to Hearing Loss
If you are living with severe hearing loss that affects your day-to-day life, your ability to work or maintain basic daily activities can be significantly impacted. In this case, you can consider applying for disability benefits from the Social Security Administration (SSA). More information in the linked document.
Applying for Social Security Diability Benefits document
The American Cochlear Implant Alliance is committed to eliminating barriers to cochlear implantation by sponsoring research, driving heightened awareness and advocating for improved access to Cochlear Implants for patients of all ages across the U.S.