FAMILIES

VERMONT

Newborn Screening Contact Information

NBS Laboratory
Roger Eaton, PhD
roger.eaton@umassmed.edu
617-983-6300

Follow-up Program
Cindy Ingham
Cindy.Ingham@ahs.state.vt.us
802-951-5180

Click here for the Vermont Department of Health Newborn Screening Regulations

Approximate Births by occurrence (ref. 2010 NCHS data)
5,775

Major Racial/Ethnic Groups
White: 96%
American Indian: <1%
African American: 2%
Asian/Pacific islander: 2%
Hispanic Ethnicity: 1%  (may also be included in race categories above) 

Vermont Statute
Vt. Stat. Ann. tit. 8, § 4089e - addresses medical foods.
For more information click on this link: National Conference of State Legislators

Screening Requirements
Required by law on all infants, with a second test required if initial screen is done prior to 24 hrs. Parents may refuse screening for any reason.

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NBS Fee:  $95.00