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