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N.C. Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Program
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Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Program

The Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) Program is organizationally located in the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health, Women's and Children's Health Section, Children and Youth Branch as part of the state Title V Maternal and Child Health Services Program. The program is administered by staff in the Genetics and Newborn Screening Unit and functions in close collaboration with a number of other programs for children with special health care needs.