Employer Services Alaska: Signs of Hearing Loss and Audiology

Hearing loss is rarely abrupt. 

Source: Forbes Health

…instead, it tiptoes in, marked by subtle signs that often go unnoticed or are brushed off as minor inconveniences. As the leading healthcare provider offering top-notch audiology testing, MedPhysicals Plus is dedicated to fostering a broader awareness of these early indicators, playing a crucial role in early detection, intervention, and treatment for those affected by hearing loss.


Signs of Hearing Loss Common in the Workplace 

  • Listening Fatigue
  • Trouble Hearing in Noisy Environments
  • Tinnitus
  • Trouble understanding speech especially over the phone 
  • Speech and other sounds seem muffled


In industries where loud noises dominate the space, protecting hearing and check ups are very important. 


Did you know, “Employers must provide annual audiograms within 1 year of the baseline? “It is important to test workers’ hearing annually to identify deterioration in their hearing ability as early as possible” (OSHA)


At MedPhysicals Plus, we understand the profound impact that hearing loss can have on your life, affecting everything from your work productivity to your personal relationships. That’s why we offer comprehensive audiology testing, harnessing the latest technology to diagnose and address hearing loss effectively. We believe that awareness and early detection can significantly improve the quality of life for those experiencing hearing loss. Schedule an audiology test with MedPhysicals Plus today – it’s time to reclaim the soundscape of your life.