Office of Newborn Screening

Transit Time Project

EZ Messenger schedule for picking up Newborn Screening packages Labor Day weekend;

  • Saturday, August 30, 2014-Service will occur during the normally scheduled pick up times
  • Monday, September 1, 2014-EZ Messenger will not be picking up packages in observance of Labor Day
  • Tuesday, September 2, 2014-EZ Messenger resumes with the regular pickup schedule


This index provides a listing of available resources related to bloodspot specimen transit time. A self-assessment tool, newborn screening statutes and rules, and media coverage pertaining to the Transit Time Project will be posted here as well. Additional resources are available on the Office of Newborn Screening page.