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
Clinical Practice Guideline: Tympanostomy Tubes in Children, American Academy of Otolaryngology, 2013
Hearing Screening Training Manual for use in Child and Teen Checkups (C&TC), Early Childhood Screening, Head Start, and school-based programs
Otoscopy and Tympanometry Manual for use in Child and Teen Checkups (C&TC), Early Childhood Screening, Head Start, and school-based programs
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.
Create a MN.TRAIN account, register for the course 1043172, 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.