FDA Approves WaterWear for MED-EL’s RONDO

December 11, 2014 in Technology

 

 

Completely submergible cover allows full moisture protection with the freedom of an all-in-one cochlear implant audio processor

Herald Online
December 11, 2014

 — MED-EL USA announced today the FDA approval of the WaterWear fully waterproof cover for the all-in-one RONDO Audio Processor. The remarkably thin WaterWear will not compromise microphone performance, so RONDO recipients can be in and around water while enjoying excellent hearing performance. The sleek, skin-tight cover is engineered for optimal comfort. WaterWear will be available in early 2015. The announcement was made at the 14thSymposium on Cochlear Implants in Children in Nashville, Tenn.

WaterWear packs include three covers, each of which can be used up to three times. The covers can be worn for up to  . . .