Iowa Newborn Screening Program - For Families - Educational Materials

Below is a video regarding what to expect with newborn screening. Please visit Baby's First Test for more information.

Newborn screening is used in Iowa to detect certain inherited conditions by collecting drops of blood from your baby’s heel shortly after birth. Watch this video and visitBaby's First Test to find out more.

Watch the video from theSave Babies Through Screening Foundation to learn more about newborn screening.