Audiology Assessment

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Audiology Assessments in Camden are provided by UCLH, RFH, Specsavers, Scrivens and InHealth. Referral routes are different for over 50s and under 50s.

  • Please refer under 50s using the Audiology Assessment RF or RNTNE Under-50s Referral Form
  • Please refer over 50s to the AQP Audiology service using the Audiology Assessment London Hearing AQP Over-50s Referral Form​. To arrange a home visit for house-bound patients please fax a referral letter to Scrivens (0121 456 8701).

Eligibility criteria

Inclusions

  • 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 EMIS Forms

GP referral for patients under 50 – complete Audiology Assessment RF or RNTNE Under-50s Referral Form and send via e-Referral system.

GP referral for patients over 50 – complete the Audiology Assessment London Hearing AQP Over-50s Referral Form and send via e-Referral system.


Contact Details

Royal Free

t: 020 7472 6318

f: 020 8367 6811

e: rf.audiology@nhs.net

RNTNE

Adult diagnostic audiology, Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, Audiometry Basement, 330 Gray's Inn Road , London WC1X 8DA

t: 020 3456 5164

InHealth

t: 0333 202 0297 (Mon–Fri 09:00–17:00)

INL.inhealthreferrals@nhs.net

Specsavers

126 High Street, Camden Town, London NW1 0LU

t: 020 7482 4110

Scrivens

t: 0121 456 8700

customercare@scrivens.com