The Kentucky Licensing Board for Specialists in Hearing Instruments administers and enforces the statutory authority and monitors the needs of the consuming public. The board examines and licenses all eligible candidates for entry into the profession of hearing instrument dispensing. It recommends appropriate changes in the law to assure fairness and equality. The board conducts formal hearings when necessary and prosecutes by due process any violators of KRS 334.
You can contact us at (502) 892-4262 or HIS@ky.gov or click here for more contact information.
The time period for completion of your administrative obligations to renew your license, pay outstanding fees without a late fee, and complete continuing education requirements started on March 21, 2022.
On March 21, 2022, the Kentucky General Assembly ended the state of emergency relating to Covid-19. SJR150 (RS 2022). Under the state of emergency, licensees were granted additional time to complete certain administrative obligations. SB 150 (RS 2020); SB 25 (RS 2022).
If you are not sure if your renewal is current, please login to your eServices account to find information about your renewal and expiration dates based on the time period set by SB 150 (RS 2020) or your board. If you have further questions, please contact your board's administrator, which can be found under the Staff Directory link on each boards website.