Hearing Care Unit was established in 2010 with the provision of quality medicines, hearing impairment assessment and hearing aids to improve the life of Internally-Displaced Persons and local community of Takhtbhai (Mardan). This Unit was closed in 2014.
It was established with the aim to screen the patients having hearing problems and providing them with quality hearing aids at low cost, and, if needed, refer them the secondary level services. Patients are screened during the outreach camp and referred to the HCU.
- Assessment of patients with hearing impairment, provision of relevant hearing aid/device, counseling and referral when consultative services would be required
- Referrals of patients to other hearing care service facilities like DMRC Charsada and
- scheduling and organizing regular outreach screening camps