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Practitioner Resources, Provider Manual & Video

Newborn Screening saves babies...one foot at a time. Save Babies Through Screening Foundation developed this educational film to share experiences of parents and expert opinions regarding the newborn screening process. It contains information that could save a baby's life.   

Forms

Filter Paper

Provider Manual

Lab Information

Baby's First Report Card

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Critical Congenital Heart Defect

The Newborn Screening and Follow-up Program completes follow-up activities related to critical congenital heart defects (CCHD).  Every infant born in Pennsylvania should receive a CCHD screening between 24-48 hours of life.  The below document includes important information for submitters related to:  timing of the pulse ox screen, screening tips, screening protocol for well-baby nurseries and NICUs, reporting requirements, CCHD coordinator responsibilities and FAQs.

Hearing Screening