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NCHA supports Tinnitus Week 2018
  • 9
    Feb

NCHA supports Tinnitus Week 2018

The NCHA has joined thousands from across the globe this week in support of Tinnitus Week 2018. Taking place from 5-11 February, the annual campaign aims to raise public awareness of the condition. NCHA Chief Executive David Hewlett said: “Tinnitus is very...

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NCHA takes hearing loss message to other professions
  • 30
    Jan

NCHA takes hearing loss message to other professions

The NCHA attended the Audiology Hub at 100% Optical in London, 27 to 29 January, to raise the profile of hearing loss and audiology with primary eye care professionals. Presenting at the event, NCHA Director of Policy and Strategy Harjit...

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Update: Professional regulation consultation
  • 23
    Jan

Update: Professional regulation consultation

As members will know, the BAA, BSHAA and NCHA met in December to discuss the Promoting professionalism, reforming regulation consultation. The professional associations agreed to call for statutory regulation and to challenge any attempts to deregulate based on analytical models...

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Webinar: hearing practices and data protection 
  • 19
    Jan

Webinar: hearing practices and data protection 

The BSHAA and the NCHA are hosting a webinar on changes to data protection rules. The webinar will cover the NCHA’s data protection guidance and BSHAA advice on record keeping. If you would like to know what changes to data...

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BSA cancels 2018 annual conference 
  • 19
    Jan

BSA cancels 2018 annual conference 

The British Society of Audiology (BSA) has cancelled its 2018 annual conference. The conference was to be held on 7-8 June in Brighton. The reason for cancelling the conference is not yet clear, and the BSA has not decided on...

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NCHA publishes initial data protection guidance
  • 11
    Dec

NCHA publishes initial data protection guidance

The NCHA has published initial guidance on changes to data protection rules. The guidance explains upcoming changes to UK data protection rules and aims to help community hearing care providers comply with new rules. Please note this is not final...

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