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2012 Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Children’s Services Handbook : Appendix E: Hearing Screening Information : 3.2 Texas Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (TEHDI) Process : 3.2.5 Periodic Monitoring by the Physician or Medical Home

The physician/medical home will continue to monitor the client periodically and may consult or use the following:
Deaf education and/or other special education services available from 3 years of age through 20 years of age when determined by an individualized education program.
Regional specialists from Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services at DARS will provide technical assistance to birth facilities, audiologists, and ear, nose, and throat (ENT) physicians to ensure reporting of screening and evaluation results. Providers can call (512) 407‑3250 for assistance.

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