Early Hearing Detection and Intervention A roadmap to success

Medical home

Improvement in action

Review Newborn Hearing Screening results at first Well Child visit

Confirm that follow-up appointments have been scheduled

Complete the Patient Checklist for Primary Care Providers with families who need further screening for hearing loss

Ensure follow-up appointments are completed and results received

Complete Parent Roadmap for families with a child identified with hearing loss

Streamline authorizations to eliminate delay to specialty providers such as ORL, ENT, and genetics 

Offer and provide referral to Minnesota Hands & Voices

Refer to Early Intervention through Help Me Grow

Respond promptly to Minnesota Department of Health requests for follow-up information and plans

Medical Home: Improvement In Action


Transcripts for Giving Your Baby a Sound Beginning and Newborn Hearing Screening: Changing Lives

Giving Your Baby a Sound Beginning (video is captioned) - 06:24

Newborn Hearing Screening: Changing Lives (text version) - 09:39