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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Otago/Southland Services

If you’re one of our Otago or Southland recipients we’ll shortly be writing to you with details of meetings in your area to discuss visiting services. We provide visiting clinics in other regions and now would like to extend these to Otago and Southland. The dates and venues for meetings...

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Oticon Foundation Spring Symposium 2017

The SCIP presented an item “Remote Care in Cochlear Implant Services” at this symposium held at the University of Auckland on 7 September 2017. The presentation looked particularly at our recently introduced Home-Based MAPping service. You can download a copy of the presentation here.

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