AUDIOLOGY RESOURCES

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Forms:

Audiologist FSR for Diagnostic Testing

Audiologist FSR for Lost To Follow Up

Audiologist FSR for Hearing Aid or CI

 


Louisiana Pediatric Audiology Guidelines

 

What role does the Audiologist play in the LA EHDI Process?

The pediatric audiologist may provide follow-up services to infants who do not pass the inpatient hearing screening or may serve in a management position.

Direct Services:

  • Confirm hearing loss by performing a comprehensive diagnostic assessment
  • Ensure that parents understand the significance of the hearing loss
  • Provide timely fitting and monitoring of amplification devices
  • Make referrals to appropriate intervention services
  • Promptly report data (test results, no shows, fitting amplification) to LA EHDI
  • Communicate with and report to PCP

Management:

  • Newborn hearing-screening program development
  • Quality assessment of screening programs
  • Service coordination and referrals
  • Audiological treatment and consultations 

*Roles developed by JCIH 2007 Position Statement

 

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