The UK NSC recommendation on Hearing screening in children (currently under review)

 

This recommendation is currently being reviewed as part of the UK NSC's regular review cycle of all policies.

The review process began in Feb 2018 and is estimated to be completed by Apr 2019.

Recommendation Systematic population screening programme recommended
 
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Find general information about population health screening.

More about Hearing (child)

» Read more about hearing impairment on NHS Choices

Stakeholders

Action on Hearing Loss
British Academy of Audiology
The British Association of Audiovestibular Physicians
British Association of Paediatricians in Audiology (BAPA)
British Society of Audiology
Communication Trust
Faculty of Public Health
Institute of Child Health
National Deaf Children's Society
Royal College of General Practitioners
Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
Royal College of Physicians
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

The stakeholder groups will be involved when the recommendation is next reviewed. If you think your organisation should be added, please contact us. More information for stakeholders can be found in appendix C of the UK NSC evidence review process.

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