EHDI Programs

Did you know that every state and territory in the United States must establish an Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) program? The EHDI (pronounced Eddy) program staff are responsible for creating, operating, and continuously improving a system of services which assures that:

EHDI Programs also need the input of parents who can share their experience of newborn hearing screening programs from start to finish.  

National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management (NCHAM)

NCHAM serves as the National Technical Resource Center for the implementation and improvement of comprehensive and effective Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) systems. As a multidisciplinary Center, their goal is to ensure that all infants and toddlers with hearing loss are identified as early as possible and provided with timely and appropriate audiological, educational, and medical intervention

To find a state's EHDI summary  and websites: