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Help Restore Their Confidence over the Phone ….provide your patients with a no-cost CapTel

CapTel Captioned Telephones show word-for-word captions of everything a caller says over the phone. It’s like closed captions on TV for phone calls.

Each CapTel phone offers exceptional sound quality, high-level amplification, and customizable tone & frequency control to best meet your patients’ hearing needs. The word-for-word captions help confirm what your patients hear –giving them the confidence to enjoy talking on the phone again, knowing they’ll catch every word.

CapTel can be an effective part of the learning process for new CI recipients, as it offers immediate confirmation of what is said over the phone.

How Patients Qualify for a Free CapTel Phone

If a patient has difficulty hearing over the phone, they are an ideal candidate for a free CapTel phone. There is no set decibel level requirement. Simply complete and sign the Certification Form verifying their hearing loss.

Certify Patient Online
PDF of Certification Form

Hassle-Free for Your Office

CapTel outreach representatives make it easy– we take care of everything!

  • CapTel representatives deliver the phone directly, no inventory for you to stock
  • We help identify which model matches patient’s comfort level: traditional phone, touch screen, or large visual display
  • Free in-home or over-the-phone installation help and training provided
  • One-touch patient access to Help Line (available 24/7)
  • No contracts or service fees
  • Absolutely FREE to you and your patients
Audiologist

The CapTel outreach team works with Audiologists and Hearing Health Professionals nationwide.

To contact a representative in your area:

Contact Local OEI Representative
Federal Communications Commission
CapTel captioning service is provided as part of a federally-funded program, regulated by the FCC, that is designed specifically to help individuals with hearing loss access the telephone.
FEDERAL LAW PROHIBITS ANYONE BUT REGISTERED USERS WITH HEARING LOSS FROM USING INTERNET PROTOCOL (IP) CAPTIONED TELEPHONES WITH THE CAPTIONS TURNED ON. IP Captioned Telephone Service may use a live operator. The operator generates captions of what the other party to the call says. These captions are then sent to your phone. There is a cost for each minute of captions generated, paid from a federally administered fund. No cost is passed on to the CapTel user for using the service.
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