September is Newborn Screening Awareness Month


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THANK YOU for your dedication and commitment to Wisconsin’s babies!  As a valued partner you can help promote Newborn Screening Awareness Month.

The Wisconsin Newborn Screening Program has developed some promotional materials for this special month. Please feel free to download and use them with your organization, as well as share them with your organization’s public relations/marketing department.


•            Flyer 1, Flyer 2, Flyer 3   icon-pdf

•             Public Service Announcements   icon-word

•             Generic News Release Template for Hospitals   icon-word

•             Suggested Tweets   icon-word


You might also consider changing your email signature line to the following:

September is Newborn Screening Awareness Month. All newborns in Wisconsin are screened for 44 disorders and for hearing loss and critical congenital heart disease at birth. For more information go to Be sure to get the results for your baby.


For more information:

Wisconsin Newborn Screening Laboratory

WI Dept. of Health Services Newborn Screening Program












Wisconsin Newborn Screening Program