Head Start and Early Head Start children will receive a hearing screening using a standardized screening tool within 45 days of enrollment. Parents will be notified of results. Follow-up plans will be developed by the Health and Nutrition Consultant (HNC) with input from Audiologists and Medical Providers.
This policy complies with Head Start Performance Standard 45 CFR Section 1304.20. (2) (b) 1304.20 (e) (1)1308.
It was approved by Policy Council on April 8, 1997.
Updated July 26, 1999, July 2003. June 2008. August 2009. December 2010.July 2013
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