Newborn Hearing Screening Programme Service

Services

Newborn Hearing Screening Programme Service

Who to Refer

  • Any baby born at home
  • Any baby born outside the area who moves in the area and is under 3 months old
  • Any baby who has not completed the pathway ie incomplete screen or failed the screening and is under 3 months old

Please note: when seeking/receiving advice in regard to patient care and making referrals, NHS Connecting for Health Information Governance standards and policies must be adhered to.

Who not to Refer

  • Any baby who has risk factors for late onset or progressive hearing loss and have moved into the area- refer to Community Audiology Service
  • Any baby with parental concern-refer to Community Audiology Service.

Resources

For NHSP

Joy Tatman
NHSP  co-ordinator
01582   657598

Joy.tatman@ccs.nhs.uk



Last updated: 26/04/2012

Update due: 26/04/2013