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Aug 11, 2014, 18:21 ET
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Cochlear Seeks Public Input on Proposed Medicare Rule to Eliminate Coverage of Bone Anchored Hearing Solutions

 If the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) adopts a new rule proposed in July, people with certain types of hearing loss will no...

Mar 21, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Cochlear Announces the FDA Approval and U.S. Launch of the First of Its Kind Cochlear™ Nucleus® Hybrid Implant System

Cochlear Limited (ASX: COH), the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval and...

Feb 14, 2014, 10:21 ET
Congratulations to the 2014 Cochlear Americas Scholarship Winners -- Eight Gifted Students Show Proven Success Even with Hearing Loss.  (PRNewsFoto/Cochlear Americas)

Cochlear Americas Honors Exemplary Hearing Implant Recipients with Graeme Clark and Anders Tjellstrom College Scholarships

 Cochlear, the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announced today the winners of the twelfth annual Graeme Clark and third...

Nov 01, 2013, 11:26 ET
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Cochlear Launches the Nucleus® 6 Upgrade Program for Recipients in the United States and Canada

Cochlear Limited (ASX: COH), the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announced today that the Cochlear™ Nucleus® 6 Sound...

Sep 30, 2013, 11:00 ET
Cochlear Launches the Nucleus(R) 6 Sound Processor in the United States -- Simply Smarter in Every Hearing Situation.  (PRNewsFoto/Cochlear Americas)

Cochlear Launches the Nucleus® 6 Sound Processor in the United States -- Simply Smarter in Every Hearing Situation

 Cochlear Limited (ASX: COH), the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announced today the commercial availability of the...

May 31, 2013, 13:07 ET
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Cochlear Americas Receives FDA Approval for the First and Only Ear Level Accessory for Waterproof Hearing with Cochlear Implants

 Cochlear Americas, the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announced today that the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has...

Jan 21, 2013, 12:35 ET
Cochlear Americas announced today the winners of the 11th annual Graeme Clark and the second annual Anders Tjellström Scholarships. Named after two pioneers of the hearing implant industry, the 2013 scholarships recognize Cochlear Nucleus Cochlear Implant and Baha System recipients who are not only academically gifted, but have demonstrated a commitment to leadership and humanity.

Cochlear Americas Announces 2013 Graeme Clark and Anders Tjellstrom Scholarship Winners

 Cochlear Americas, the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announced today the winners of the 11th annual Graeme Clark and the...

Nov 19, 2012, 21:02 ET

The Cochlear™ Baha® System Continues to Shape the Future of Bone Conduction Implant Technology

 Cochlear Americas announced today the introduction of the Cochlear Baha BIA400 series, which features a unique abutment surface technology...

Nov 05, 2012, 16:30 ET

Study Published in Otology & Neurotology Shows Benefits of Cochlear Implant Sound Processor with Dual-Microphone Technology

 Cochlear Americas, the world's leading implantable hearing solutions company, announced today the results of a new study published in Otology...

Oct 09, 2012, 13:31 ET

Cochlear Americas Redefines Quality of Life for Those With Hearing Loss: Celebrates 30 Years of Implantable Solutions

In celebration of the 30th anniversary of the first commercially available multichannel cochlear implant, Cochlear Americas announced today the...

Jun 12, 2012, 13:57 ET

Cochlear Americas Receives FDA Approval of the World's Thinnest, Full Length Electrode for Cochlear Implantation

 Cochlear Americas announced today that the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the Nucleus CI422 with Slim Straight...

Jun 07, 2012, 16:03 ET

Utah Boy Scout Troop Cycles 314 Miles, Raising Awareness of Cochlear Implants

 Cochlear Americas, the world's leading implantable hearing solutions company, announced today that it will support Utah-based Boy Scouts of...

May 02, 2012, 13:27 ET
Cochlear Americas launches a new smartphone application for its Nucleus Cochlear Implant recipients. The Nucleus Support App, which can be downloaded for free from iTunes or Google Play for Android, provides information and assistance to recipients whenever and wherever they need it.  (PRNewsFoto/Cochlear Americas)

Cochlear™ Americas Adds the Nucleus® Support App to its Mobile Service Offerings

 Cochlear Americas, the world's leading implantable hearing solutions company, announced today the launch of its smartphone support...

Feb 23, 2012, 15:00 ET

Cochlear™ Americas Launches Smartphone App for Baha® 3 Recipients

Cochlear Americas, the world's leading implantable hearing solutions company, announced today that it has launched its new support app for...

Feb 15, 2012, 09:00 ET

Cochlear™ Americas Brings Total Scholarships Awarded to $320,000, Adds New Program

 For the tenth year in a row, Cochlear Americas, the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, has announced winners of its prestigious...

Feb 17, 2011, 09:00 ET

Cochlear Americas Announces 2011 Graeme Clark Scholarship Winners

Cochlear Americas, the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, today announced the winners of the ninth annual Graeme Clark Scholarship...

May 04, 2010, 09:00 ET

Cochlear Americas Honors Achievements of Cochlear Implant Recipients during May's Better Hearing & Speech Month

Cochlear, the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announced today the winners of the 2010 Graeme Clark Cochlear Scholarship. Presented...

Sep 08, 2009, 09:14 ET

Cochlear Americas Announces FDA Approval of the Nucleus(R) 5 System, the Newest and Most Advanced Cochlear Implant System

Cochlear, the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the...

Jul 10, 2009, 09:00 ET

Cochlear Americas Announces FDA Clearance of the Cochlear(TM) Baha(R) BP100 Sound Processor, the Industry's First Programmable Bone Conduction Hearing Solution

Cochlear Americas announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Cochlear(TM) Baha(R) BP100 Sound Processor, the...

Mar 30, 2009, 07:00 ET

Cochlear Americas Provides Support for Cochlear Implant Recipients to Pursue Higher Education

Company Announces 2009 Graeme Clark Scholarship Winners Cochlear Americas, the world's leader in advanced hearing technologies, today announced...