NOTICE OF REDUCTION IN FEES AND PRICES

The majority of patient services we provide are funded by the Ministry of Health. Some are not, and the SCIP is forced to recover these directly from patients. The SCIP is mindful that these costs can be onerous for people. We endeavour to keep our charges as low as possible,...

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New Publication – “Information for Patients and Referrers”

The SCIP has recently reviewed the information it provides to both referrers and patients about our services. The result is a new publication, and this can be downloaded here. It is also available on our web-site (www.scip.co.nz) for download as a PDF under the “Publications” section. The brochure is designed...

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SHCT Scholarship 2018 – Applications Now Open

The Southern Hearing Charitable Trust (SHCT) has among its objects a desire to increase the attainability of cochlear implants for members of the general public who would benefit from the same, and to provide the opportunity for each individual to reach their full potential particularly in respect of their auditory-verbal...

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SCIP TO OFFER OTICON MEDICAL COCHLEAR IMPLANT SYSTEM

The SCIP would like to advise that it now offers the Oticon Medical Cochlear Implant system. This system is available for private patients; for funded patients the SCIP continues to use Cochlear Limited as its majority supplier. The Oticon Medical system is based on the Neurelec system. Neurelec SA is...

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CHANGES TO OUTPATIENT SURGICAL CLINICS IN CHRISTCHURCH

A PDF copy of this News item can be downloaded if you click here. We would like to advise a change of location for some of our Christchurch Outpatient surgical clinics. When visiting our service in Christchurch you will be seen by one of our three surgeons; Phil Bird Melanie...

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SHCT – 2018 PERSONAL GRANTS – APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN

The Southern Hearing Charitable Trust (SHCT) has among its objects a desire to increase the attainability of cochlear implants for members of the general public who would benefit from the same, and to provide the opportunity for each individual to reach their full potential particularly in respect of their auditory-verbal...

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SCIP CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR HOURS 2017-18

Both of the SCIP offices in Christchurch and Wellington will be closed for routine clinics from 12 noon Friday 22 December 2017 through until 8.30 am Monday 8 January 2017. Limited services will be available on the non-statutory days, only, during this time. All emergency services (parts and loan devices)...

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Christchurch Clinic – Public Holiday 17, November 2017

It’s Canterbury Anniversary Day on Friday the 17th of November and so our Milford Chambers clinic in Christchurch will be closed. Any queries for parts, loan devices, and batteries should be addressed to our Wellington clinic on 0800 504 405, or by emailing Sue Anderson at SCIP.Wellington@scip.co.nz

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