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Newborn Hearing Screening

ENT-VSL-1.1 Increase the proportion of newborns who are screened for hearing loss no later than age 1 month
Baseline: 82.0 percent of newborns aged 1 month or less had screening for hearing loss in 2007
Target: 90.2 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
Data Sources:
State-based Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Program Network (EHDI), CDC/NCBDDD
Data for this objective HP2020 data for this objective
Data Details Details about the methodology and measurement of this HP2020 objective
Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 28-11a.
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