Amplifon S.p.A., a hearing solutions and services company, announced that it joined the European Hearing Instrument Manufacturers Association (EHIMA) on October 1, 2019 as a new member. The Company is represented in the General Assembly by CEO Enrico Vita.
EHIMA is said to advocate “high-quality hearing care and treatment through innovative hearing technology.” EHIMA members are among the world’s largest and most advanced hearing instrument manufacturers offering a wide range of hearing solutions from hearing aids to implantable and non-implantable hearing technology, according to the announcement. Fulfilling the statutory prerequisite of being a company “manufacturing hearing instruments which qualify as medical devices under the EU Medical Device Regulation,” Amplifon’s application for membership to EHIMA was accepted.

Enrico Vita

Amplifon CEO, Enrico Vita

“We are happy to join a reputable association such as EHIMA,” said Amplifon CEO Enrico Vita. ”As a global leader in hearing solutions and services, we believe that joining forces will create great opportunities to further develop hearing care and treatment, raise awareness for innovative hearing solutions, and create significant value to people with hearing loss. Being able to hear is essential at any age, and we aim to empower people to rediscover all the emotions of sound.”

EHIMA President, Søren Nielsen

EHIMA President, Søren Nielsen

“I have the great pleasure to welcome a new member to our EHIMA organization: Amplifon is a company dedicated to advanced hearing technology with whom we share the vision that every hearing-impaired person has the right to hear well,” said EHIMA President Søren Nielsen. “The innovative hearing solutions manufactured by EHIMA’s member companies deliver smart solutions that help people that are hard of hearing not only treat their hearing problems, but also to reduce health risks linked to hearing loss, to achieve their best on the job, and to fully participate in society.”

Source: Amplifon S.p.A., EHIMA

Images: Amplifon S.p.A., EHIMA