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Primary Health Care Services for Children and Youth in Canada: Access, Quality and Structure (module table of contents)

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Section 5: Other Primary Health Care Services

This section provides a summary of other important primary healthcare services which are associated with child and youth health outcomes. These include vision and hearing screening, developmental surveillance/screening and drug coverage. This section highlights the underlying evidence for these services and describes whether there is universal access to these across provinces and territories. There are no pan-Canadian data on the actual use or uptake of thee services.

Section 5.1: Vision Screening

Section 5.2: Universal Newborn Hearing Screening

Section 5.3: Developmental Surveillance and Screening

Section 5.4: Publically-Funded Drug Coverage

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