Board Certified Badge What does this icon actually mean? This is the assurance you’ve chosen a Board Certified Hearing Instrument Specialist. That means that Seaside Hearing has taken additional measures to carefully demonstrate their commitment to your hearing health by meeting specific continuing education requirements. Abiding by the NBC-HIS Code of Ethics, and NCCA guidelines, they operate at the highest level of competency set by international standards.

Those who choose to become board certified truly understand the importance of:

  1. Achieving the highest standards of knowledge and skill in our field
  2. Continually pursuing new knowledge and updating our methods
  3. Understanding and applying new technology to benefit patients’ needs
  4. Ensuring the best possible care for you, the patient

Seaside Hearing’s Owner Cole Crouse, B.A. BC-HIS is Board Certified in Hearing Instrument Sciences, so you can trust that the level of service and care that you receive from Seaside Hearing is the absolute best available.

The NBC-HIS is an independent, non-profit, credentialing organization, established to promote continuing competency assurance of hearing health professionals and to provide a standard of excellence in hearing healthcare for the consumer.

Since 1981, NBC-HIS has been the benchmark for standardized tests for measuring the competency of hearing healthcare professionals. It’s the only board certification program for hearing aid specialists in the hearing healthcare profession accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA).

Because of this certification, you can rely on Seaside Hearing for being: