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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Phone Upgrade in our Christchurch Clinic

The phone system in our Christchurch clinic at St. George’s Hospital is being upgraded on Tuesday, 29 August 2017. The upgrade will begin at 3 pm but change-over is not scheduled to occur until that evening. We are not expecting there to be any problems but in the event of...

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Visiting Service for Hawkes Bay

The Southern Cochlear Implant Programme (SCIP) is planning a new visiting service in Hawkes Bay for existing cochlear implant patients. The information presented here is for patients and families in Hawkes Bay who visit our Wellington clinic and who may wish to access a local service. Detail about the proposed...

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SHCT – 2017 Scholarship Applications

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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Changes to Habilitation Staff – Wellington Service

We would like to advise of upcoming staffing changes in our Wellington Habilitation service that will affect some families living in the North Island. Karen Watson, Habilitationist, is taking maternity leave from 26 May 2017 for a period of 12 months. In conjunction with the programme, van Asch Deaf Education...

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