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Newborn Screening Programs

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Montana's Newborn Screening Programs

The goal of the Newborn Screening Program is to assure every baby born in Montana will receive three essential newborn screenings. Most babies are born healthy. Montana tests all babies because a few babies look healthy but have rare health conditions. It is very important that these conditions are detected right away.

Critical Congenital Heart Disease Screening

Newborn Hearing Screening and Intervention

Metabolic (Bloodspot) Screening

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