Newborn Hearing Screening and Follow-up for the Primary Care Provider [and Clinic Staff]
 Course ID: 1043172
 Format: Web-based Training - Self-study (Online)
 Clinical / Non-Clinical: Clinical
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 Cost (US$): 0.00
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 Certificate: Newborn Hearing Screening and Follow-up for the Primary Care Provider [and Clinic Staff]
Course Description: Course Title: Newborn Hearing Screening and Follow-up for the Primary Care Provider [and Clinic Staff]

Course Duration: 36 minutes 23 seconds

Course Description: Training to help Minnesota clinics understand how they can help their newborn patients complete the hearing screening and follow-up process.

Course Objectives:
  • Describe the importance of early identification of hearing loss
  • Describe the timing and steps of the newborn hearing screening follow-up process in Minnesota
  • Define the role of the primary provider/clinic staff in ensuring prompt follow-up and diagnosis
  • Identify common issues that may result in an infant not receiving follow-up
  • Identify strategies to improve "loss to follow-up"
  • Understand how MDH-Newborn Screening Program partners with clinics to support timely follow-up

Instructor Bio: Kirsten Coverstone is a MDH audiologist who earned her doctorate from Salus University. She has focused most of her 15-year-career  in the various components of early hearing detection and intervention at local, state, and national levels.


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Subject Area(s):
General Public Health
Healthcare
Audience(s):
Allied Health Professionals
Nurses
Healthcare
Background/Role(s):
General / Field / Frontline Staff
Course Language(s):
English
Course Level: Introductory
Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals:
Registration Required Outside of TRAIN: no
Registration Restrictions:
Sponsor: MDH-Newborn Screening Program
Accreditations: none
Special Notes:
Course Contacts
Description:
Name: Sondra Rosendahl
Phone: (651) 201-5922
email: sondra.rosendahl@state.mn.us
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November 20, 2013
Great information for clinics helping families
 
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April 19, 2013
Great tips for clinics to help support families get hearing follow-up
 
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April 04, 2013
 
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