What to Do When a Newborn Can’t Hear

Screening newborns for hearing loss is important in order to make sure that a child with hearing problems gets the necessary help to gain learning and communication skills for future development. 

Screening, however, isn’t enough

All the information collected through newborn hearing screening tests is lost without proper follow-up and intervention.

Link: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/05/11/health/11klass.html?hpw