Download the summer edition of the Newborn Screening Program's Baby Steps Newsletter, updated on August 1, 2012.
Download the newly updated Florida Newborn Screening Guidelines, updated on May 24, 2012. To order additional copies, please complete the Guidelines Request Form and fax or mail it to the Newborn Screening Program.
Direct Secure Messaging (DSM)
To: All Users of Newborn Screening Specimen Collection Cards (DH677)
If you have any expired specimen cards, please DISCARD them.
ACCEPTABLE cards have the following lot numbers and expiration dates:
Fax a request to Newborn Screening Laboratory if more cards are needed.
Attention to: Nita, Joan or Danielle
If you use heparin as an anticoagulant, please see this SPECIAL NOTICE.
Florida Newborn Screening's blood spot retention policy.
Genetics and Newborn Screening Program Advisory Council
WHEN: TBD July 2013
*Adjournment time is approximate, depending on completion of the advisory council business.
Under Florida Law, e-mail addresses are public records. If you do not want your email address released in response to a public records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact this office by phone or in writing.
Please contact The Newborn Screening Program at (850) 245-4201 or by email at CMS_NBS@doh.state.fl.us, if you have any further questions.