Due to the COVID-19 situation all routine appointments are cancelled for the foreseeable future.

However, if you require spares or repairs please phone, text or email on yais.helpline@bthft.nhs.uk and we will endeavor to help. Medical emergencies remain the same; ring the main YAIS number and we will help. There is information for an out of hours service on this number also.

Cochlear Implant Information Afternoon

Date(s) - 16/05/2017
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Listening for Life Centre - Bradford Royal Infirmary, Duckworth Lane Bradford

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What are cochlear implants?

How do they work?

What is the criteria for a cochlear implant assessment?

How are adults assessed for cochlear implants?

Why do some people get on better with their cochlear implants than others?

How do cochlear implants work with loop systems?

Meet some cochlear implant recipients.

If you work with severely/profoundly deaf adults then this information afternoon is a chance to update your knowledge about the latest cochlear implant technology and find out how cochlear implants work. Come and learn what is involved in a cochlear implant assessment and how people can get the best results from their implants.

We will also talk about how implants can work with other assistive devices such as wireless accessories and loop systems.

If you require communication support such as BSL interpreters or palantypists – please let us know on the booking form