Questions You May Want to Ask Your Child's Audiologist

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Questions You May Want to Ask Your Child's Audiologist

Description

This wallet card explains what an audiologist is and lists questions that parents/guardians may want to ask their child’s audiologist. It provides space for information about the audiologist and test to be performed and lists questions, which are organized in the following topic areas:

  • Questions about my/our child’s hearing loss
  • Questions about hearing aids and cochlear implants
  • Questions about communication options and education
  • Questions about support

Beside each question is a blank space in which to record what the parent/guardian has learned during the audiology appointment.

Developer:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Funding Sources:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

History

Release Date: 2006
Original Summary: June 2006
Last Updated: 03/07/12

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