Massachusetts Department of Public Health Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Program Advisory Committee Meeting

Posted at 12:24 PM, October 9, 2013

When

Monday, October 21, 2013, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Where

250 Washington Street
Public Health Council Room, 2nd floor
Boston, MA

Agenda

  1. Welcome, Introductions, and Announcements: Janet M. Farrell, Program Director, Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Program
  2. Among Friends, A Labor and Delivery Nurse’s Experience with Newborn Hearing Screening: Richard Wentworth, Family Outreach Specialist, Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Program
  3. Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Pediatric Audiology Links to Services (EHDI PALS), Collecting Data from Centers Registered in EHDI PALS: Sarah Stone, Program and Communications Coordinator
  4. Chapter 243 of the Acts of 1998, An Act Providing for Hearing Screening of Newborns, Electing a Chair from the Membership of the Advisory Committee and Reviewing the Responsibilities of the Committee: Janet Farrell
  5. Updates
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Please note that you may be asked to show identification before entering the building. Please inform the security guard that you are attending the Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Program Advisory Committee Meeting.

Contact Information

Janet M. Farrell, Program Director, Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Program
250 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02108
Telephone: 1-800-882-1435 or 617-624-5959
Fax: 617-994-9822
TTY: 617-624-5992
Website:  www.mass.gov/dph/newbornhearingscreening
Email: newborn.hearing@state.ma.us


This information is provided by the Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Program within the Department of Public Health.