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2014-08-20 12:23:30

Jamie King & Emilio Estefan Join Forces to Produce Resort's Grand Opening Gala, Welcoming the World to the 'New Riviera' NASSAU, The Bahamas, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Baha Mar, the grand and greatly anticipated luxury resort located in Nassau, The Bahamas, announces an exciting partnership with two of the leading names in the world of music and entertainment -- Jamie King and Emilio Estefan -- who will be teaming up for the first time to develop, produce, choreograph...

2014-08-18 08:27:43

NASSAU, The Bahamas, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baha Mar, the $3.5 billion integrated destination gaming resort, today announced that Whitney Thier has been named Executive Vice President and General Counsel, effective immediately. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140814/136440 Thier, who will report to Tom Dunlap, Baha Mar's President, will lead the resort company's legal team as well as assume a key role on the company's executive committee. She succeeds Uri Clinton, who...

2014-08-11 20:25:01

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 longer be able to secure Medicare coverage for certain types of hearing prosthetics that have been covered since 2006. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130531/LA23942 The problem stems from a proposed rule being considered by CMS that would reclassify osseointegrated hearing implants, such...

2014-07-22 08:31:27

Life changing hearing solution may become unavailable for those in need; the public is encouraged to take action to support continued coverage of the Baha Implant System CENTENNIAL, Colo., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cochlear Limited (ASX: COH), the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announced today that it is advocating against a newly proposed Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) rule that would change the classification of the Cochlear(TM) Baha® Implant System...

2014-02-14 12:23:56

Four-year scholarships awarded to eight gifted students who have overcome hearing loss and achieved academic and personal success CENTENNIAL, Colo., Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cochlear, the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announced today the winners of the twelfth annual Graeme Clark and third annual Anders Tjellstrom Scholarships. The 2014 scholarships recognize Cochlear(TM) Nucleus(®) Implant and Baha(®) System recipients who have shown promise and resilience...

2014-01-07 12:27:09

From health, to work, to home-life and more, people who seek solutions and treatment for hearing loss have everything to gain CENTENNIAL, Colo., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hearing loss is the third most common health condition in the United States, affecting more than 38 million Americans.(1) It can happen to anyone and can occur at any stage of life, negatively affecting everything from work-life to home-life, relationships with friends and family and even mental and emotional health.(2)...

2013-05-21 23:04:54

Implantable Hearing Device Improves Children´s Hearing, Speech Understanding. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 Children using the abutment-free implantable bone conduction hearing device from Sophono, Inc., experience audiological results comparable to the traditionally used, competitive abutment device — and with many fewer complications, according to a new study. “The results are yet another independent verification that Sophono´s abutment-free technology performs...


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