Family-Centered Care is an approach to healthcare that recognizes the vital role that families play in audiological treatment and rehabilitation.
Learn more about this Phonak initiative.

The latest publications

Podcast series for Professionals

“The Audiologist” podcast series offers a new perspective on hearing health topics. Audiology experts from around the world share their inspiring views and insights from the industry, as well as updates on the latest on research.

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Implementing FCC in a whole-of-clinic manner

Could you bring a family member? Learn how Barbra Timmer and a team of fantastic researchers looked at how Family-Centered Care was implemented in a chain of audiology clinics.

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Family-Centered Care Blog

How important is the role of stigma in hearing rehabilitation? What can we do to foster more family member involvement? Answers to these and other questions are provided in easy-to-read blog posts on Family-Centerd Care.

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Introduction to Family-Centered Care



How to get started with Family-Centered Care?

The Family-Centered Care Expert Panel recommends the following first three steps: