Standardize communications (written and verbal) with parents about hearing screening results
Provide clear communication about next steps using the EHDI Care Map
Identify two points of contact for families of infants who did not pass such as a relative or friend
Schedule the follow-up appointment during the visit
Record the results accurately in the state EHDI system
Outpatient Screening: Introduction
Review sample policies, procedures and competency guidelines that align with JCIH Guidelines.
Assure follow-up with a few key data-collection and communication tools.
See how the collaboratives used improvement tools to test steps of change within their organizations.
Closing the Follow-up Gap: Outpatient Screening
The Visit to the Outpatient Clinic