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Newborn Screening

NewbornToday, many babies will have their hearing tested before leaving the hospital. The tests are simple and painless and take only a few minutes. The following are questions you may have about testing.

What is Universal Newborn Hearing Screening (UNHS)?
Why is Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Important?
How Does Newborn Hearing Screening Testing Work?
What Does it Mean if a Baby Fails the Newborn Hearing Screening Test?
Can a Baby Pass the Test and Still Have Hearing Loss?
What Should I Do If My Baby Fails the Test?