Reducing Loss to Followup After Failure to Pass Newborn Hearing Screening
The summary for the Reducing Loss to Followup After Failure to Pass Newborn Hearing Screening Federal Grant is detailed below.
It contains information such as the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number, who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, important deadlines, and a sampling of similar government grants.
Verify the accuracy of the data FederalGrants.com provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed in the Grant Announcement Contact section.
If these sections are incomplete, please visit the website of the government agency that is offering this grant.
Federal Grant Title:
REDUCING LOSS TO FOLLOWUP AFTER FAILURE TO PASS NEWBORN HEARING SCREENING
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility
This program supports the screening of all newborn infants in the US for hearing loss with timely and appropriate followup services for infants who do not pass the initial newborn hearing screen. Grants will be used to promote: (1) Universal hearing screening of all infants born in the US prior to hospital discharge and screening of out of hospital births by one month of age (2) confirmation of normal hearing/hearing loss before 3 months of age and entry into a program of early intervention before 6 months of age with linkage to a medial home and family to family support programs. The focus of these grants is the reduction of loss to followup.