Indicator Report - Newborn Heelstick Screening
Why Is This Important?Screening of newborns for genetic disorders and disabling conditions facilitates early entry into comprehensive care programs, which can improve quality of life, avoid disability, and save lives.
Newborn Screening Statute
Newborn Sreening Rule
Data SourcesUtah Birth Certificate Database, Office of Vital Records and Statistics, Utah Department of Health. Newborn Screening Program Data - LabWare.
DefinitionPercentage of newborns screened in Utah for state mandated screening.
How We Calculated the Rates
Page Content Updated On 10/16/2014, Published on 11/17/2014