Newborn screening programs


Newborn screening is a set of tests that check newborn babies for serious, rare disorders. Most of these disorders can't be seen at birth but can be treated if found early. In Colorado, newborns have these tests:

Please be sure to follow recommendations for additional testing and treatment. Talk to your baby's doctor if you have any questions.
Colorado Newborn Screening Stakeholders' Committee meeting information
2018 meeting dates:
Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018
All meetings are held at the Laboratory services building, 8100 Lowry Blvd., Denver, Co  80230, at 4 p.m.  For questions about the committee meeting, please contact Dr. Darren Michael, Newborn Blood Spot Screening Program Manager, at .