TEHDI Legislative Information
The Texas Newborn Hearing Screening (NBHS) was established in 1999 through the passage of House Bill 714. The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) is the oversight agency.
Texas Health and Safety Code Chapter 47
House Bill (HB) 411
Newborn Hearing Screening Refusal Form (English)
RECHAZO DE LAS PRUEBAS AUDITIVAS A RECIÉN NACIDOS
Texas Administrative Code
For information on how to start a Newborn Hearing Screening Program.
Texas Department of State Health Services
Texas Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (TEHDI)
PO Box 149347 MC-1918
Austin, Tx 78714-9909
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