- Diagnostic audiology
- Social work support
- Acute assessment
- Surgeon liaison and coordination
- Postoperative acute care
- Habilitation and rehabilitation
- Optimising and maintaining implantable hearing devices including upgrades, troubleshooting and spare processors
- 24 hour help desk for cochlear implant support
Centre-based or remote service delivery is available for all components of the program using videoconference or web-based technologies.
Who can use this service?
RIDBC Cochlear Implant Program is offered as a discrete service for people of all ages or integrated within other RIDBC education and therapy services.
Where can I access the service?
Services are provided across a broad, centrebased network. RIDBC’s videoconferencing capacity means that cochlear implant mapping can continue remotely for recipients across Australia – combining therapy and education services if required.
When can I access the service?
Services are available Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 6:00pm. An after-hours help desk support is available through the RIDBC Cochlear Implant Clinical Helpline.
How do I apply for this service?
For further information contact 1300 581 391 or email@example.com