Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 23795

Department of Health. Division of Community and Family Health Services Newborn screening program publications

Dates: 1993-

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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.

Scope and Content

The Newborn Screening Program facilitates early detection, treatment and prevention of mental retardation in infants with certain metabolic disorders. All newborns are tested before leaving the hospital for phenylketonuria, galactosemia and congenital hypothyroidism. They are also tested for hearing impairment. This series contains the program's newsletter and pamphlets for distribution to parents of newborns.

Arrangement

Chronological

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public.

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Indexing Terms

Container List

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1 1993