Office of Newborn Screening
- The new summer 2014 EHDI Connection Newsletter is now available!
- The fee for the second bloodspot screen, which also covers associated program costs, increased to $65 beginning April 2014.
The Office of Newborn Screening, a division of Public Health Preparedness within the Department of Health Services is charged with the responsibility of ensuring that the testing for congenital disorders and the reporting of hearing test results are conducted in an effective and efficient manner. The program provides education to the general public, the medical community, parents and professional groups. The state laboratory is the only testing facility for the program. Learn more by reading ARS § 36-694.