Program (EI/ILP) to match children identified in the EI/ILP database with children in the State EHDI database.
1.5 By the end of 2008, the EHDI Program will develop a system for matching Newborn Metabolic Screening entries with the Newborn Hearing Screening entries to identify children missed for newborn hearing screen.
Match data between the EHDI Program and EI/ILP
Identify children not in EI/ILP with a diagnosed hearing loss
Contact families not in EI?ILP to ensure they are informed of service options and receiving services.
Metabolic screening results will be matched with hearing screening to track children who missed their hearing screening and/or are not entered in the database.
Contact primary care provider with information on children who missed their newborn hearing screening.
program lists to determine the percentage of children receiving intervention services by six months of age
Increase in number of children receiving intervention services by six months of age
Generate a list of children missing from the EHDI database
Children will receive timely screening.
12/08; ongoing weekly thereafter
EHDI Program Associate
Part C Program Manager
EHDI Program Manager
EHDI Health Program Associate