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Newborn Screening Contact Information

   NBS Laboratory  
   Norm Brown
   nkbrown@utah.gov
   801-
965-2556
   Follow-up Program
   Fay A. Keune
   fkeune@utah.gov
   801-584-8256

Click here to go to this program's newborn screening website  


Approximate Births

56,800

Major Racial/Ethnic Groups
White: 95%                            American Indian: 1%
African American: 1%             Asian/Pacific islander: 3%

Hispanic Ethnicity: 12%  (may also be included in race categories above) 

Utah Statute 
Utah Code Ann. 26-10-6 (1998)T - addresses newborn screening program and fees.  For more information click on this link: National Conference of State Legislators

Screening Requirements
Initial and second screen required by law on all infants.
 
NBS Fee: 
$93.00 

Parent/Consumer Resources

   March of Dimes

   Save Babies Through Screening Foundation
 
   Laboratories Offering Expanded Screening


Disorders

Click here for a list of disorders states screen for

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