Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre

Site: Barrie - 201 Georgian Dr - 1st Floor

Service: Simcoe Muskoka Parry Sound Infant Hearing Program

Description (Service) COVID-19 Response 
  • Child and Youth Outpatient Services and Children’s Development Services (CDS) along with partner agencies continue to provide supports, resources and services to children and their families and to assess and provide treatment virtually and in-person as clinically appropriate following COVID-19 health and safety protocols  
  • Update from RVH
Regular Service 
Offers newborns initial hearing screening in hospital or community clinics 
  • a 'refer' result on the first screening calls for a second, more in depth screening 
  • in the possibility of hearing loss, assessment is done by a specially trained Infant Audiologist  
  • infants identified with permanent childhood hearing impairment provided with follow-up supports and services
Service Details
Public Comments Main Entrance:
Faces Georgian Dr, on north side of health centre, open daily from 6 am-9 pm

Patient/Visitor Parking:
Located directly in front of the main entrance - north side of RVH, facing Georgian Dr, also located at main visitor parking lot and emergency parking lot

Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Parry Sound ; Simcoe County
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under 
Infants from birth but services extend up to grade one (eligible children)
Application In hospital 
Referral - self or medical
Languages English ; French - Reception
Fees Program - Fees for some program materials and individualized equipment for children requiring technological support ; Service - No fee for service
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre
201 Georgian Dr, 1st Flr
Barrie, ON L4M 6M2
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Intersection Hwy 400 and Duckworth St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone Intake and Referral 705-739-5696
Toll Free Phone Intake and Referral 1-800-675-1979
Fax 705-739-5674
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Primary Contact Suzanne Dargie, Intake Worker; Phone: 705-728-9090 ext 47127; Email:
Primary Executive Rhea Taplin, Manager, Child and Youth Ambulatory Care & Adult Surgery Ambulatory Care; Phone: 705-728-9090 ext 47116; Email:

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