Mission & Goals

Our Mission

The mission of the American Cochlear Implant (ACI) Alliance Foundation is to advance access to the gift of hearing provided by cochlear implantation through research, advocacy and awareness.

To accomplish this, the American Cochlear Implant (ACI) Alliance aims to:

  1. Conduct awareness campaigns among the general public, patients and medical community.
  2. Develop and/or sponsor clinical trials and research documenting benefits and demonstrating links to overall health and wellness.
  3. Educate health care plan executives and government officials about Cochlear Implant technology, its economic and social benefits, and the relative value associated with coverage.
  4. Organize collaborative efforts to foster new research and encourage best clinical practices for standardized outcomes.