Newborn Screening & Vital Records

Date: September 14, 2021 3:00 pm EDT

APHL’s Newborn Screening Health Information Technology Subcommittee in collaboration with the National Association for Public Health Statistics and information Systems (NAPHSIS) hosted a webinar providing examples of how vital records offices interact and work with state newborn screening programs, the benefits in doing so, and lessons learned for collaboration.

At the conclusion of the webinar, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe vital records offices and their birth registration process
  • Explain newborn screening and state newborn screening processes
  • Describe benefits of state vital records offices collaborating with state newborn screening programs