23.3.20 Community Audiology and Hearing Aid Services – position and preparations in response to Covid-19:
- All LQP Hearing Aid providers (Specsavers, Scrivens, In Health, HHFT and The Outside Clinic) are operating a service and continue to accept new referrals.
- Their operating sites may be reduced. They are rearranging patients appointments as required to sites that are open.
- They are triaging patients prior to appointments to ensure they are well and not self isolating.
- They will try and follow ‘assess and fit’ within the same appointment.
- Please refer via eRS – listed under the speciality of Diagnostic Physiological Measurement, Clinic Type, Audiology – Hearing assess/reassess.