Grommets – Surgical Referral for Patients over 12 yrs with Persistent Otitis Media with Effusion

Request for a referral for grommets for Patients over 12 yrs with Persistent Otitis Media with Effusion .

Related keywords
OME, otitis media with effusion, hearing, glue ear
Who can apply
General Practitioner, Consultant
Referral routes
Criteria Based Access

A grommet is a very small tube that is inserted into your ear through a small cut in their eardrum. Grommets can help drain away fluid in the middle ear and maintain air pressure.

(also known as or related to – OME, otitis media with effusion, hearing and glue ear)

pdf File
Filename: GROMMETS-FOR-PATIENTS-OVER-12-YRS-WITH-PERSISTENT-OTITIS-MEDIA-WITH-EFFUSION-POLICY.PDF
File type: PDF
File size: 1 MB
Description: Treatment under this policy is either subject to criteria based access (CBA) or requires prior approval (PA).  Please refer to the policy detail in order to confirm the actions required by the referrer.