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    Newborn Screening Unit
    PO Box 149347, MC-1918
    Austin, Texas 78714-9347

    Phone: 512-776-3957
    Fax: 512-776-7450
    Toll-free: 800-252-8023, ext. 3957

    newborn@dshs.texas.gov


Newborn Screening Clinical Care Coordination- Specimen Collection

Specimen Collection Information

Specimen Collection Video - demonstrates when to collect the blood specimen as well as handling and submission procedures

Resource Documents

Other Resources

Newborn Screening Report Card

Each month your facility will be provided a report card that includes the number of specimens submitted and specific information on specimen quality and demographic issues. View example of report card.

You must be a registered user of the Texas Newborn Screening Web Application (Neometrics) to access your facility’s report card. Forms to become a registered user.

 

Last updated December 22, 2014