WAMC New York News
1:11 pm
Wed July 16, 2003

NY Improves In Testing Newborns Hearing

Albany, NY – New York State went from worst in the nation to a rating of "excellent" in a study of how well states test newborns for
hearing disorders. The improved showing follows a law that took effect in New York in 2001 mandating such testing. WAMC's Brian Shields reports.