Skip to main content Homepage

Newborn Screening Program Updates

Notice of Rulemaking

The Northwest Regional Newborn Screening Program (NWRNBS) is amending the Oregon Administrative Rules governing the Program (333-024). The rule change is administrative and should not affect provider practices. The rule changes will go into effect February 1, 2020.

Newborn Bloodspot Screening Program Notices

Update your information with the NWRNBS! Please see our letter requesting e-mail addresses for instructions on sending your contact information.

The NWRNBS is providing prior provider communications for reference:
  • Letter: November 12, 2019 (pdf) - Oregon Administrative Rule Change and Practitioner's Manual Update, effective November 25, 2019
  • Letter: September 19, 2018 (pdf) - Lysosomal Storage Disorders (LSDs) added to the screening panel, implemented October 1, 2018
  • Letter: March 19, 2018 (pdf) - Lysosomal Storage Disorders (LSDs) added to OAR; Changes to timelines to collect and submit specimens; Change fees for newborn screening test kits, Implemented April 1, 2018

Your browser is out-of-date! It has known security flaws and may not display all features of this and other websites. Learn how