Hearing Screen Prior to Speech Therapy, ListServ Summary, February 2018
Rehab administrators answer questions regarding Hearing Screens prior to Speech Therapy. IPRC archives information collected by the Pediatric Rehab Administrator’s ListServ as a public service to the entire Pediatric Rehabilitation Community. All information is posted in summary format and has been de-identified. Search through past queries for responses to rehabilitation related questions.
- Does your practice require a hearing assessment prior to being seen by a SLP for a Speech language disorder?
- If so, when does this occur? (Before the evaluation or before treatment.)
- If not, what parameters do you have in place to make sure you are not unknowingly treating a patient with an undiagnosed hearing loss?
- Do you have specific protocol or process map you will be willing to share?