Disability Action Plan 2019-2022: Feedback Workshop (Christchurch)

Location: Papanui RSA, 55 Bellvue Avenue, Papanui, Christchurch Date and Time: 26 Nov 2018, 2:30pm – 4:00pm The Office for Disability Issues and the Disabled Peoples’ Organisations Coalition are holding feedback events to hear the community’s ideas about what should be in the new Disability Action Plan (DAP) 2019-2022. These...

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Christmas and New Year Hours 2018- 2019

SCIP offices in both Wellington and Christchurch will close at 5.00pm on Friday 21 December 2018. Both offices will re-open at 8.30am on Monday 7 January 2019. Some restricted services are available during office closure, with the exception of weekends and public holidays. We will be on restricted hours over...

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SHCT Scholarship – Applications Close 31 October 2018

This is a reminder that the SHCT Scholarship 2018 is still open. Applications close 31 October 2018. Details of how to apply are included here. 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...

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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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