Risk of harm to babies and children from coin/button batteries in hearing aids and other hearing devices

A National Patient Safety Alert has been issued around the risk of harm to babies and children from coin/button batteries in hearing aids and other hearing devices.

‘Risk of harm to babies and children from coin/button batteries in hearing aids and other hearing devices’ can be accessed via the following link https://improvement.nhs.uk/news-alerts/risk-of-harm-to-babies-and-children-from-coin-button-batteries-in-hearing-aids/

The alert is issued to all NHS organisations via the Central Alerting System (CAS)