To ask the Secretary of State for Health
(2) what representations his Department has received about the proposal from North Staffordshire Clinical Commissioning Group to end the provision of NHS hearing aids.
A search of the Department’s ministerial correspondence database identified 66 written representations received between
The provision of hearing aids for adults with mild to moderate hearing loss is a matter for local commissioners and is based on the needs of the local population.
As such the Department has made no representations to North Staffordshire CCG about this matter.