The Virginia Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Program:
Provides services to assure that all infants receive a hearing screening after birth, that infants needing further testing are referred to appropriate facilities, that families have the information they need to make decisions for their children, and that infants and young children diagnosed with a hearing loss receive appropriate and timely intervention services.
Providing Assistance and Education to Families
Collaborating with Physicians and other Primary Care Providers
Assisting Hospitals with Birthing Facilities
Educating Parents and Professionals in Birthing Center and Home Birth Settings
Collaborating with Audiologists
Educating the Community