Newborn hearing screening

Congenital CMV and Hearing Loss
We require hospitals in Colorado to screen newborns for hearing loss. If your newborn hasn't been screened, find out where you can take your baby by calling us:Newborn Screening Hearing test Colorado department of Health and environment


Colorado Families for Hands & Voices is dedicated to supporting families with children who are deaf or hard of hearing. The organization provides families with the resources, networks  information they need to improve communication access and educational outcomes for their children.
About hearing screening
Current Cytomegalovirus (CMV) information
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) in pregnancy is spread through:
  • Person-to-person contact (such as kissing, sexual contact, and getting saliva or urine on your hands and then touching your eyes or the inside of your nose or mouth).
  • Breast milk of an infected woman who is breastfeeding.
  • Infected pregnant women passing the virus to their unborn babies.  
  • Blood transfusions and organ transplants.
Cytomegalovirus resources

Provider resources


Newborn Hearing Screening Program Colorado, Newborn Hearing Screening Program Colorado