Hearing Screening

The Newborn Hearing Screening Program's goal is to identify congenital hearing loss in children before three months of age with appropriate intervention no later than six months of age.

Hearing screening test for all babies no later than 1 month of age. Afterwards, there is a diagnostic evaluation no later than 3 months of age if baby failed the hearing screening. Early intervention should occur no later than 6 months of age if the baby is diagnosed with a hearing loss.