Newborn Screening in Idaho

Organization Name: Oregon Health Authority
Address: 450 W. State St.--PTC Bldg., 4th Floor
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-9815
Phone: 208-334-4935
Fax: 208-334-4946
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Services Provided: Screening newborns for endocrine, hemoglobin, CF and metabolic disorders. Idaho is part of the Northwest Regional Newborn Screening Program, located in Oregon. Contact information is for Idaho Newborn Screening Education Coordinator. The Northwest Regional Newborn Screening Program screens newborns for endocrine, hemoglobin, cystic fibrosis, and metabolic disorders - identifying infants who need immediate treatment to prevent developmental problems, mental retardation or death. Identified infants are tracked to ensure they receive appropriate medical care.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 6/19/2019