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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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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