About one to two in every 1,000 babies has significant hearing loss.
The SWISH program aims to identify babies born with significant hearing loss and introduce them to appropriate services as soon as possible after birth.
- Why does my baby need a hearing screen?
- Why does my baby need a repeat hearing screen?
- Why does my baby need a diagnostic assessment?
- Why has my baby been referred directly for a diagnostic audiology assessment?
- I chose not to have my baby's hearing screened. What do I need to know?
- Hearing loss and your baby: the next step (A4 format)
- Hearing loss and your baby: the next step (A5 format)
- Audiometry - New Forms for use by Community Nurses in NSW Health Hearing Clinics - Policy Directive
- Transport for Health - An Information Guide for Patients and their Carers