The Healthy Hearing program is a free hearing screening designed to ensure proper audiological care for Special Olympics athletes.
Led by volunteer healthcare professionals, Healthy hearing provides tests for ear wax and inner ear health.
Healthy Hearing screenings take approximately 10 minutes and the process may include:
During the screening, clinicians may also assist with hearing aid repair, answer any questions, and work with the families to improve any conditions that may impede an athlete’s hearing.
The clinicians will use the following techniques during the screening:
The Healthy Hearing program is a free hearing screening designed to ensure proper audio logical care for Special Olympics athletes.
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