Audiology AQP Service: Camden

Camden
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Patients aged < 50

Appointments are provided by Royal Free London and Royal National Ear Nose and Throat. Please refer to CHI RSS via e-Referrals using the Audiology Assessment RF or RNTNE Under-50s Referral Form.

Patients aged 50+

Appointments are provided by Royal Free London, InHealth, Scrivens and Specsavers. Please refer to CHI RSS via e-Referrals using the Audiology Assessment London Hearing AQP Over-50s Referral Form.

Home visits for patients aged 50+

Appointments are provided by Scrivens. Please email a referral letter to nhshearingcare.scrivens@nhs.net who will arrange a home visit. GPs must ensure that the patients ears are clear of wax prior to referral.


Contact details

RF
e: rf.audiology@nhs.net
t: 020 7472 6318

InHealth
e: INL.inhealthreferrals@nhs.net
t: 033 3202 0297

Scrivens
e: customercare@scrivens.com
t: 012 1456 8700

Specsavers
t: 020 7482 4110


Eligibility criteria

Exclusions

  • no ear wax partially occluding or blocking the ear canals (partially occulding wax prevents taking of impressions for hearing aids)
  • no abnormal appearance of the outer ear or the eardrum, including middle ear fluid
  • no aural discharge or otalgia lasting >7 days in the last 90 days
  • no sudden (less than 7 days) or rapid (90 days or less) loss or deterioration of hearing
  • no fluctuating hearing loss, other than associated with colds
  • no noticeable asymmetry in hearing
  • no unilateral, pulsatile or distressing tinnitus (e.g. causes sleep disturbance, anxiety or depression)
  • no vertigo, including spinning or floating sensations
  • no complete or partial obstruction of the external auditory canal.

How to refer

The following clinicians can refer to this service:

EMIS form

Referral methods: e-Referrals

Send via e-Referrals to CHI RSS.

Where to find the forms

The following forms are kept on the Camden EMIS Forms page:

Patient under 50Audiology Assessment RF or RNTNE Under-50s Referral Form

Patient over 50Audiology Assessment London Hearing AQP Over-50s Referral Form

Specialty: Diagnostic Physiological Measurement

Clinic Type: Audiology - Hearing Assess / Reassess


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