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PDFWAC 246-760-050

What are the auditory acuity screening referral procedures?

(1) If a child does not respond to one or more frequencies in either ear:
(a) The school must rescreen the child within six weeks; and
(b) Notify their teachers of the need for preferential positioning in class because of the possibility of decreased hearing; and
(c) Notify the parents or legal guardian of the need for audiological evaluation if the student fails the second screening.
(2) Schools shall notify parents or legal guardian of the need for medical evaluation if:
(a) Indicated by audiological evaluation; or
(b) Audiological evaluation is not available.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 28A.210.200. WSR 02-20-079, § 246-760-050, filed 9/30/02, effective 10/31/02. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-760-050, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91. Statutory Authority: RCW 28A.31.030. WSR 87-22-010 (Order 306), § 248-148-091, filed 10/26/87.]
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