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Minister for Health announces funding for $200,000 for hearing screening services in QLD

5 April 2019

The Liberal National Government will invest $200,000 over two years to improve hearing screening services to over 6,500 children living in Queensland.

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Development of National Competency Standards for Audiologists in Australia

27 February 2019

Audiology Australia is currently undertaking a first round of consultation on a project aimed to develop a set of National Competency Standards for Audiologists in Australia.

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The National Institute for Health Care and Excellence draft quality standard

8 February 2019

The National Institute for Health Care and Excellence in the UK have issued a draft quality standard which covers assessing and managing hearing loss in adults.

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New structures required for hearing aid industry in putting consumers’ needs first

8 February 2019

Audiology Australia, in responding to today’s segment on ABC Radio’s AM program around the need for more stringent regulation of the hearing aid industry, has called for commissions linked to the sale of hearing aids to end.

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New Requirements for button batteries and hearing aids

11 January 2019

Requirements for button batteries and hearing aids – applicability of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission Industry Code for Consumer Goods that contain Button Batteries

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