Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI)

Organization Name: Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN), Utah Department of Health
Address: 44 N. Mario Capecchi Drive
PO Box 144620
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
Phone: 801-584-8215
Toll Free Phone: 800-829-8200
Fax: 801-584-8492
Eligibility: Infants with possible developmental delays.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Administration of programs and training of professionals for newborn hearing screening in the state.
Program goals: All newborns receive hearing screening before discharge or before 10 days of age if born out of hospital; For infants that do not pass, repeat the hearing screening no later than 14 days of age; If infants do not pass the second hearing screening: Test for congenital Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection before 21 days of age; Complete a diagnostic hearing evaluation by a pediatric audiologist before 3 months of age; If infants are diagnosed with hearing loss: Enroll infant into Early Intervention services before 6 months of age.
Provider Profiles: M - F 8 am to 5 pm

Children's Hearing Aid Program (CHAP)
Hearing Aid Recycling Program (HARP)

Stephanie McVicar, Program Manager
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 12/9/2015