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Educational Resources

Communication Guide (PDF - 290 KB): A communication guide for clinicians and providers to help frame the initial notification and discussion with parents about positive/abnormal/out-of-range newborn screening results.

Educational Planning Guide* (PDF - 441 KB): The Newborn Screening Educational Planning Guide to help newborn screening programs to develop and improve their educational resources.

*Individuals using assistive technology may not be able to fully access information in this file. For assistance, please email

Date Last Reviewed:  November 2018