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File #: 21-0163    Version: 1
Type: decision Status: Passed
File created: 2/3/2021 In control: LEOFF I Disability Board
Agenda date: 2/8/2021 Final action: 2/8/2021
Title: Approval of Case #21-2 Hearing Aid Request
Attachments: 1. Request

Title

Approval of Case #21-2 Hearing Aid Request

 

Report

Issue:

Whether to approve payment for hearing aids for retired LEOFF 1 member in the amount of $5,660.00

 

Staff Contact:

Debbi Hufana, HR Analyst, Human Resources, 360.753.8149

 

Background:

The board must decide whether or not to approve the request for hearing aids for this member in the amount of $5,660.00.  The member submitted the appropriate documentation, which is 2 quotes, one of them from Costco.  Although Costco is less expensive, the member submitted a letter requesting approval for the purchase of the hearing aids from Robertson Hearing Clinic.

 

Attachments:

Robertson Hearing Clinic request letter with price quote

Audiometric Evaluation

Request of member to purchase from Robertson Hearing Clinic

Costco quote

 

Reference:
Section III Procedures to Receive Benefits, F. Hearing Aids