Vision Hearing Screening

Vision hearing technicians provide a national screening Programme for vision and hearing in early childhood centres and schools throughout Otago.
This includes:

  • B4 School check (4 year +) hearing and vision testing
    • Audiometry (Hearing test)
    • Tympanometry (Glue ear checks)
    • Distance vision
  • Year seven (11 year olds )
    • Distant Vision ( All children)
    • Colour vision (Boys only)

Screening tests are not a full assessment of your child. If you have any concerns regarding your child’s ears and eyes, please consult a GP, optometrist or contact the Dunedin office.
B4 School Check Programme contact the Otago Public Health Nursing Service  

School Check Programme contact the Otago Public Health Nursing Service  
Telephone:    03 476 9842
Fax:              03 476 9858 

Useful Links:

www.health.govt.nz/our-work/life-stages/child-health/b4-school-check