Tag Archive: commissioning

Ageism: Changing how we think about older people’s hearing health
  • 30
    Sep

Ageism: Changing how we think about older people’s hearing health

International Day for Older Persons 2016 is an opportunity to start new conversations about the importance of hearing care, says NCHA Communications Manager Ollie Lamb. The theme for this year’s International Day for Older People, on Saturday 1 October, is...

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NHS National Commissioning Framework for Hearing Services
  • 19
    Jul

NHS National Commissioning Framework for Hearing Services

First ever NHS National Commissioning Framework for hearing loss promises to be a breakthrough for people with reduced hearing in England. [caption id="attachment_5114" align="alignleft" width="320"] Click here to download the Framework[/caption] NHS England today launched the long-awaited ‘Commissioning Services for...

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Public Health England: hearing tests and early support ‘a positive intervention for older people’
  • 3
    Sep

Public Health England: hearing tests and early support ‘a positive intervention for older people’

A new report shows that improving hearing testing and early support can offer a range of benefits for older people - and could even reduce the risk of dementia. In a recent research workshop review published by Department of Health body Public Health England,...

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