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

Posted at 6:33 AM, May 28, 2013

When

Monday, June 9, 2014, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Where

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

Agenda

  1. Welcome, Introductions and Announcements
    Barbara Herrmann, Ph.D., Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and Chair, Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Advisory Committee
  2. Massachusetts Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Program 2012 Data and Discussion Points
    Sarah Stone, Communications Coordinator, Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Program
  3. Referral Rates for Infants Readmitted to a Birth Facility
    Discussion led by Barbara Herrmann
  4. Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Quality Improvement Initiative, Workplan and Discussion
    Janet M. Farrell, Program Director, Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Program
  5. Updates
    • Annual Parent Forum and Family Support Activities
    • Update on Epidemiologist position

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
phone: 1-800-882-1435 or 617-624-5959
fax: 617-994-9822
TTY: 617-624-5992
email: newborn.hearing@state.ma.us
www.mass.gov/dph/newbornhearingscreening


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