Office of Newborn Screening
- May is Better Hearing and Speech Month
- The Spring Edition of the Newborn Screening newsletter is published. Learn about emergency preparedness, new legislation, medical home responsibilities as well as AzEHDI tech tips and more.
The Office of Newborn Screening, a division of Public Health Preparedness within the Department of Health Services is charged with the responsibility of ensuring that the testing for congenital disorders and hearing test results are conducted in an effective and efficient manner. The program provides education to the general public, the medical community, parents and professional groups. The state laboratory is currently the only testing facility for the program. Learn more by reading ARS § 36-694.