Technology

Technology is a powerful tool for children who are deaf and hard of hearing. Advancements in technology continue to increase access for individuals who are deaf or harding of hearing. Audiologists and other trained professionals can help a family and child explore the wide array of assistive technologies available today.

Hearing aid technology options
Cochlear implant options
Assistive technology for hearing loss
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    Oct 26, 2018

    Many of us look forward to the holiday season and all the memory-making activities that go along with family gatherings. Whether your tradition is to gather as a big group with extended family and friends combined, or a smaller intimate group; there are w…[more]

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    MDH Minnesota Department of Health

    Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) refers to the practice of screening every newborn for hearing loss prior to hospital discharge. Infants not passing the screening receive diagnostic evaluation before three months of age and, when necessary, are enrolled in early intervention programs by six months of age. All 50 states and the District of Columbia have Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) laws or voluntary compliance programs that screen hearing.

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