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. This information 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 visiting service, and attempts to answer questions people…

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 skills. The SHCT has a…

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 Centre (VADEC) has appointed Helen…

Cochlear Limited Announce Kanso Release

Cochlear Limited announce the release of a new off-the-ear product. The Cochlear™ Kanso™ Sound Processor will be available for recipients to purchase from myCochlear™ Online Store from  9th February 2017. You can download a product information sheet*. Please be advised, at the time of launch, the Kanso Sound Processor will only be available via the…