Newborn Screening Program Information: Contact Information - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Newborn Screening Program Information:
Contact Information


For after-hours or emergency newborn screening issues, a genetic counselor is available for consultation. You can reach the on-call genetic counselor at 651-201-3548.

Our genetic counselors are available for questions about sickle cell trait and other hemoglobin traits at 651-201-3548.

If you have questions about NCAA Trait Information, please visit our Trait Information webpage.





Newborn Screening Program
601 Robert St. N.
St. Paul, MN 55155

Newborn Screening Program
P.O. Box 64899
St. Paul, MN 55164

Training Available

Our staff members are available to meet with groups interested in learning more about newborn screening. As part of our commitment to education and awareness about newborn screening, this service is provided free of charge. We can present information on a variety of newborn screening topics, such as the history of newborn screening, the newborn screening process, and the disorders tested for on the current newborn screening panel. Please contact the program for more information or to arrange a time that meets your scheduling needs.