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Power of Speech Event 2018

August 2, 2018

The Power of Speech event was held at the House of Commons last month. The event was held to challenge perceptions of what deaf …

NHS England Cancer Diagnostics event

July 19, 2018

Samantha Lear, board director for membership, attended NHS England’s “Cancer Diagnostic event: How can scientists contribute tow…

BAA in contact with North Staffs CCG : Re: Implementation of the Nice Guidance on Managing Adult Hearing Loss Assessment and Management in North Staffordshire CCG I

July 19, 2018

President of the BAA, Sue Falkingham, has been in contact with Gemma Hall, Clinical Commissioning Support Manager at North Staff…

BAA working with NICE on 7 documents and work packages

July 19, 2018

BAA represent Audiology in many different forums. Currently we are registered as stakeholders on 7 different NICE documents and …

Paper of the Week - Better Value Healthcare - Hearing Aids

July 19, 2018

This is an important message to get out - “Focus needed on underuse of high value interventions such as hearing aids.”.

BIHIMA calls for more awareness about hearing technology and dementia prevention following new NICE guideline on hearing loss

July 5, 2018

The British and Irish Hearing Instrument Manufacturers Association (BIHIMA) welcomes a new guideline on hearing loss published b…

British Sign Language used in Parliament for the first time

July 5, 2018

International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt used sign language in Parliament as she announced a global disability confere…

IMPORTANT NOTICE regarding archived CPD records

June 28, 2018

Archived CPD saved on the BAA website will only be stored until August 2018.

Prime Minister lifts cap on immigration numbers for Doctors and Nurses

June 22, 2018

The cap has been lifted on immigration numbers for Doctors and nurses. BAA welcome this move as positive and will be continuing…

NICE Guidance on Assessment and Management of Adult Hearing Loss has been published

June 22, 2018

BAA are pleased to see this evidence based document being published :The NICE Guidance on Assessment and Management of Adult Hea…