Telemedicine for adults with cochlear implants in the UK: empowering patients to manage their own hearing health care

This project aims to improve access to care and increase patient empowerment by scaling up a successful service where people with cochlear implants are offered a personalised online support tool, home hearing test and support to adjust devices themselves.  

Personalised long-term follow-up of cochlear implant patients using remote care

South east England
This project from the University of Southampton Auditory Implant Service was introduced to make the care pathway more patient-centred and to provide a more efficient service.

Operational research modelling: transferring ENT/audiology services into a community setting

Wales
Led by Cardiff and Value University Health Board in partnership with Cardiff University's School of Mathematics, this project aimed to make it easier for patients to access ENT and audiology services by shifting care closer to home. The team piloted a self-contained satellite facility within a GP...