TEHDI- Contact the Experts

DSHS Contacts

Call toll free 1-800-252-8023 to speak with Texas Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (TEHDI) Program staff listed below. Then ask for the extension indicated under each name.

Doug Dittfurth, TEHDI Coordinator, for information about the TEHDI program. 
Phone extension: 7726 

James Goolsby, TEHDI Educator, for information on training modules. 
Phone extension: 2957

Cheri Grimm, Quality Assurance Specialist, for information on TEHDI data. 
Phone extension: 2407

Scott Smith, TEHDI Program Specialist, for information on newborn hearing screening program certification process.
Phone extension: 6616

OZ Systems

Contact OZ Systems at 1-866-427-5768 and press Option 3 for information about reporting requirements and using the eSP™ system.

Other Contacts

Call Dr. Craig A. Champlin at (512) 471-6345 or email him at champlin@mail.utexas.edu for information about the screening equipment evaluation process or to schedule an appointment to have a device assessed.  

External links to other sites are intended to be informational and do not have the endorsement of the Texas Department of State Health Services. These sites may not be accessible to people with visual impairment.

Last updated January 6, 2015