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 Help Me Grow / Early Intervention
Respond promptly to Minnesota Department of Health requests for follow-up information and plans
Supplement to the JCIH 2007 Position Statement: Principles and Guidelines for Early Intervention After Confirmation That a Child Is Deaf or Hard of Hearing
Otitis Media with Effusion, American Academy of Pediatrics, 2004
This is a training to help Minnesota clinics understand how they can help their newborn patients complete the hearing screening and follow-up process.
Please complete an evaluation of the webinar training to help improve our education efforts.
This is the same training as above but offered through MN.TRAIN that allows the participant to receive CEU credit.
Instructions for how to create a MN.TRAIN account, register for the course, and retrieve certificate of completion.
Create and maintain a care map outlining expected care through the first year of life.
Timely referrals to appropriate providers are critical for reducing loss to follow-up.