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Covid-19 guidance for practitioners (1 June 2020)

9 April Guidance

Audiology and otology
services during Covid-19

Joint guidance from the UK's audiology professional bodies

Latest guidance published 1 September 2020


DOWNLOAD THE 1 SEPTEMBER GUIDANCE   as a pdf

 

UPDATE: 22 September 2020: The UK Government raised the Coronavirus alert level from 3 to 4 on 21 September. Practitioners should review Appendix 9 in the joint guidance 

1 Sept guidance cover

TUESDAY 1 SEPTEMBER 2020
The main updates in the latest version of the guidance are:
  • A move to walk-in appointments - provided they are triaged before entering the clinic
  • FAQs on paediatrics
  • New information on clear masks
The guidance will be reviewed again on 15 January 2021.
DOWNLOAD THE 1 SEPTEMBER GUIDANCE   as a pdf
If you have questions or queries about the guidance, please mail them to coronavirus@bshaa.com

 

Website FAQs

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Additional support and advice

If you are unsure about changes you should make to operate within the new guidance, contact BSHAA at covid19help@bshaa.com for additional support and confidential advice about how to remain consistent with the guidance.
Should cases come to light where the guidance is not being followed correctly, BSHAA will engage with those concerned to encourage and support compliance, and will take appropriate action as necessary, but will not comment publicly on individual cases.

 

BSHAA statement on remote hearing care

READ HERE (15 May 2020)

 

PREVIOUS VERSIONS OF THE JOINT GUIDANCE
9 April 2020
1 May 2020
1 June 2020
30 June 2020