Hearing Services (Nurse Audiometry)

Hearing Services (Nurse Audiometry) is a diagnostic hearing health service offered in the Community Health setting, which predominantly focuses on children.

The following services are offered:

  • Diagnostic hearing assessments and reports;
  • Management of hearing health conditions;
  • Specific services to the Aboriginal community at outreach sites;
  • Liaison with GPs and ENT Specialists and referring agents such as Speech Pathologists, Counsellors, educators, parents and carers, and other referral agents;
  • Health promotion and education are incorporated into all facets of the Audiometry Nursing Service, and include education relating to the prevention of hearing loss due to noise injury, management of hearing deficits and hearing health information for parents and teachers.

To contact Hearing Services in Northern NSW:

Ballina Community Health Centre: (02) 6620 6200
Byron Community Health Centre: (02) 6639 9400
Casino Community Health Centre: (02) 6662 4444
Goonellabah Child & Family Health Centre: (02) 6625 0111
Grafton Community Health Centre: (02) 6641 8702
Maclean Community Health Centre: (02) 6640 0123
Murwillumbah Community Health Centre: (02) 6670 9400
Tweed Community Health Centre: (07) 5506 7540