Newborn screening checks for serious but rare conditions that a baby could have at birth. It includes blood, hearing, and heart screening. Screening tests give only preliminary information that tells doctors whether to do more precise diagnostic testing needed to determine whether there is an actual problem.
Learn more about the process of newborn screening and stay up-to-date on current newborn screening information by visiting the website.
MC 1918, PO Box 149347
Austin, 78714, TX
Building Name or Description: TX Dept. of State Health Services, Newborn Screening Unit
Accessible Location: Yes
|Type of Organization||Nonprofit (501c3)|
|Services offered in Spanish?||No|
|Child Care Available?||No|
|Age Range||Birth - 3|
|Disability Categories||Genetic or Congenital Disorder, Medical Condition|
|Does this organization belong to all disabilities?||No|
|This organization belongs to these diagnoses||Newborn Screening Tests|
|Is this a statewide service?||yes|