Newborn Screening Announcements

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE

The Newborn Screening Program will be closed in observance of the following official state holidays:

Memorial Day, May 31

  • For Lower Peninsula hospitals, STAT courier will be following the Sunday schedule on Monday, May 31, 2021.
  • For Upper Peninsula hospitals, UPS will be closed on Monday, May 31, 2021 and will not be picking up specimens.

Independence Day, July 4

  • For Lower Peninsula hospitals, STAT courier will be following the Sunday schedule for Sunday, July 4, 2021.
  • For Upper Peninsula hospitals, UPS will not be affected by the 4th of July holiday.


NBS CARD EXPIRATION DATES currently in circulation

2020-11-30
2024-06-30

Samples collected on expired cards will be found unsatisfactory/expired card and a repeat screen will be requested.
Please check your inventory for both first and repeat sample cards. 


Notification letter for the annual newborn screening card adjustment fee - Effective October 1, 2020

Notification letter for Spinal muscular atrophy screening - Effective March 9, 2020

Notification letter for X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy screening - Effective October 7, 2019

Notification letter for Adenosine deaminase severe combined immunodeficiency disorder screening - Effective October 7, 2019


Updated 4-30-2021

 

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