2018 Summary of Reasons for No Documented Diagnosis Among Infants Not Passing Hearing Screening

May 2020

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Data Source: 2018 CDC EHDI Hearing Screening & Follow-up Survey (HSFS)

LFU / LTD: Loss to Follow-up / Loss to Documentation

2018 Summary of Reasons for No Documented Diagnosis Among Infants Not Passing Hearing Screening
State / Territory
(n = 57)
Total Not Pass No Documented Diagnosis
In Process PCP did not refer Infant Died Non-Resident / Moved Medical reason Parents / Family Declined Infant Adopted Parents / Family Contacted but Unresponsive Unable to Contact Unknown Other Overall Number  LFU/LTD: Due to Contacted but Unresponsive + Unable to Contact + Unknown Overall Percent LFU/LTDᵝ: Due to Contacted but Unresponsive + Unable to Contact + Unknown Percent LFU/LTD: Due to Unable to Contact and Unknown Percent Unresponsive§: Due to Parents / Family Contacted but Unresponsive
Alabama^ 1,955 0 3 5 15 3 3 4 0 5 179 25 184 9.4 9.4 0.0
Alaska^ 124 2 0 3 2 1 9 1 32 0 3 2 35 28.2 2.4 25.8
American Samoa^ 10 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 1 0 0 6 60.0 10.0 50.0
Arizona^ 713 0 0 8 64 4 37 0 94 34 9 0 137 19.2 6.0 13.2
Arkansas^ 713 4 0 8 52 0 32 0 24 345 25 72 394 55.3 51.9 3.4
California^ 2,861 60 0 14 177 21 269 0 68 135 17 0 220 7.7 5.3 2.4
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands^ 62 0 0 0 52 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1.6 1.6 0.0
Connecticut 449 0 0 0 8 0 2 0 21 0 21 4.7 4.7 0.0
Delaware^ 83 1 0 2 0 2 0 0 16 12 34 0 62 74.7 55.4 19.3
District of Columbia 393 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 347 0 350 89.1 89.1 0.0
Florida^ 8,563 18 31 25 48 17 150 0 20 935 120 0 1,075 12.6 12.3 0.2
Georgia^ 2,207 18 0 12 98 10 36 1 221 98 1,002 0 1,321 59.9 49.8 10.0
Guam^ 59 0 0 2 4 0 19 0 5 0 0 12 5 8.5 0.0 8.5
Hawaii^ 191 9 0 7 1 0 2 0 17 8 7 0 32 16.8 7.9 8.9
Idaho^ 743 0 0 0 11 0 5 0 112 33 1 0 146 19.7 4.6 15.1
Illinois^ 1,678 0 27 13 30 5 24 3 84 37 0 293 121 7.2 2.2 5.0
Indiana^ 3,161 2 12 11 76 19 193 0 256 40 38 19 334 10.6 2.5 8.1
Iowa^ 536 1 1 6 33 1 36 0 47 24 0 0 71 13.2 4.5 8.8
Kansas^ 560 27 0 5 20 2 22 0 20 5 10 0 35 6.3 2.7 3.6
Kentucky^ 916 0 0 4 16 0 19 0 69 7 127 65 203 22.2 14.6 7.5
Louisiana 1,129 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 345 35 345 30.6 30.6 0.0
Maine^ 199 8 0 1 3 0 4 0 30 1 0 15 31 15.6 0.5 15.1
Marshall Islands^ 20 2 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 5.0 5.0 0.0
Maryland^ 946 2 0 6 66 5 18 0 115 33 0 0 148 15.6 3.5 12.2
Massachusetts^ 1,382 28 3 4 37 10 40 0 13 9 41 10 63 4.6 3.6 0.9
Michigan^ 1,204 3 2 14 19 10 50 10 229 310 54 0 593 49.3 30.2 19.0
Micronesia 67 0 0 0 2 0 7 0 5 0 31 22 36 53.7 46.3 7.5
Minnesota 809 3 5 11 30 3 81 0 148 17 1 10 166 20.5 2.2 18.3
Mississippiµ 1,001 4 0 1 11 2 2 0 415 203 0 0 618 61.7 20.3 41.5
Missouri 1,090 0 0 16 24 0 45 5 261 2 0 0 263 24.1 0.2 23.9
Montana^ 198 0 0 2 3 0 7 0 130 0 16 0 146 73.7 8.1 65.7
Nebraska^ 182 15 0 3 5 2 6 0 16 0 0 0 16 8.8 0.0 8.8
Nevada^ 497 5 1 4 3 1 9 0 37 134 61 0 232 46.7 39.2 7.4
New Hampshire^ 391 14 0 0 7 0 9 1 45 0 20 0 65 16.6 5.1 11.5
New Jersey^ 752 1 0 99 2 64 2 0 0 120 65 29 185 24.6 24.6 0.0
New Mexico^ 443 10 3 6 23 0 19 0 87 6 55 0 148 33.4 13.8 19.6
New York 2,502 56 0 9 62 0 89 3 0 0 1,333 0 1,333 53.3 53.3 0.0
North Carolina^ 843 23 1 22 54 13 38 2 45 152 16 9 213 25.3 19.9 5.3
North Dakota^ 295 0 0 2 42 0 15 0 86 71 3 0 160 54.2 25.1 29.2
Ohio 4,380 19 4 18 65 0 199 0 791 99 33 2 923 21.1 3.0 18.1
Oklahoma^ 687 267 0 11 9 0 0 0 40 274 15 0 329 47.9 42.1 5.8
Oregon^ 1,200 0 0 7 34 1 36 0 51 12 12 0 75 6.3 2.0 4.3
Palau 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Pennsylvania^ 1,109 5 5 1 29 4 25 0 107 71 0 0 178 16.1 6.4 9.6
Puerto Rico^ 666 0 1 4 9 4 2 0 134 61 67 5 262 39.3 19.2 20.1
Rhode Island^ 309 9 0 0 16 1 4 0 53 2 2 7 57 18.4 1.3 17.2
South Carolina 721 1 0 3 12 0 0 2 150 24 181 0 355 49.2 28.4 20.8
South Dakota 245 0 0 5 30 0 4 0 4 1 143 0 148 60.4 58.8 1.6
Tennessee^ 2,302 28 0 12 156 0 17 0 647 20 0 0 667 29.0 0.9 28.1
Texas^ 4,429 175 3 23 170 47 21 2 23 41 2,033 0 2,097 47.3 46.8 0.5
Utah^ 559 0 1 1 8 2 22 0 31 12 0 3 43 7.7 2.1 5.5
Vermont^ 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Virginia^ 1,488 37 0 11 65 0 125 0 206 72 33 10 311 20.9 7.1 13.8
Washington^ 1,029 27 0 13 30 2 69 0 158 102 0 1 260 25.3 9.9 15.4
West Virginia^ 490 0 1 1 4 0 7 0 6 202 23 0 231 47.1 45.9 1.2
Wisconsin^ 658 0 0 2 10 0 45 0 76 54 0 34 130 19.8 8.2 11.6
Wyoming^ 36 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Totals 60,258 898 104 437 1,755 256 1,878 35 5,229 3,828 6,524 680 15,581 25.9 17.2 8.7

ᵝ Overall Percent LFU / LTD: (# Unable to Contact + # Unresponsive + # Unknown) / # Total Not Pass * 100

Percent LFU / LTD: (# Unable to Contact + # Unknown) / # Total Not Pass * 100

§ Percent Unresponsive: # Unresponsive / # Total Not Pass * 100

^Jurisdiction reported using revised “Parents/Family Contacted but Unresponsive” definition. Refer to 2018 CDC EHDI Hearing Screening and Follow-up Survey Explanations document pages 6-7 for explanations of “old” and “revised” Unresponsive definitions.

μData reported may be incomplete.

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