Newborn Bloodspot Screening Program - For Providers

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New Rules for Maine Newborn Bloodspot Screening:

As of December 1st 2009, The Maine Newborn Bloodspot Screening Program has adopted new program rules.  One notable change in these program rules is the increase in the price of filter paper from $52 to $110.  Please feel free to contact us with questions or concerns.

Chapter 283 (PDF)

NOTE:Rules are being updated to reflect timeliness goalsfrom the Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns Children

Contact Information- If there is urgent need for a newborn screening test result, and the Maine Newborn Bloodspot Screening office is closed, please contact the New England Newborn Screening Laboratory onlineor by phone at 774-455-4600

Forms and Materials

Order Bloodspot and Newborn Hearing Brochures

Obtaining a Bloodspot Specimen

Repeat Specimen Form (PDF)

Religious Refusal Form (PDF)

Hospital Transfer Form (PDF)

Directive to Destroy Newborn Bloodspot Specimen (PDF)

Fact Sheets

Cystic Fibrosis

Endocrine Disorders/Marker

Please contact the Maine Newborn Bloodspot Screening Program at 207-287-5351.

Severe Combined Immuno-Deficiency Disorder/Marker


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