Newborn Screening Announcements
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
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.