Hearing Aid Compatibility Filing Window Opens
June 16, 2011
On June 15, 2011, the filing window for device manufacturers to file annual hearing aid...
Wireless Devices and Health Concerns
March 12, 2014 (Updated)
Current Exposure Limits While there is no federally developed national standard for safe levels...
Rural Health Care Pilot Program
May 24, 2011 (Published)
Background The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) established the Rural Health Care Pilot...
The FCC’s Universal Service Rural Health Care Programs
March 3, 2014 (Updated)
Background The Federal Communication Commission’s (FCC) universal service health care...
Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) For Cell Phones: What It Means For You
March 12, 2014 (Reviewed)
Background There is considerable confusion and misunderstanding about the meaning of the maximum...
Human Exposure to Radio Frequency Fields: Guidelines For Cellular and PCS Sites
May 16, 2011 (Published)
Background Primary antennas for transmitting wireless telephone service, including cellular and...
Human Exposure to RF Fields From Mobile (Vehicle-Mounted) Antennas
May 13, 2011 (Published)
Background Vehicle-mounted antennas used for wireless communications normally operate at a power...
Dial 211 for Essential Community Services
May 20, 2011 (Published)
In many states, dialing “211” provides individuals and families in need with a shortcut through...
May 3, 2011
Rural Health Care Support Mechanism
March 21, 2011
WIRELINE COMPETITION BUREAU SEEKS COMMENT ON REQUESTS BY THE CALIFORNIA TELEHEALTH NETWORK AND THE PALMETTO STATE PROVIDERS NETWORK FOR ADDITIONAL FUNDING UNDER THE RURAL HEALTH CARE PILOT PROGRAM