IWK

1.902.470.8888

1.888.470.5888

Emergency: 911
Telecare: 811
Poison: 1-800-565-8161
5850/5980 University Ave., Halifax, NS B3K 6R8

MNSP - Further Forms and Information for Health Care Professionals

Further Forms and Information for Health Care Professionals

Things that can affect Newborn Screening results

There are several conditions and/or situations that may create false positive or negative results.

Click here for more information.

Disorder Fact Sheets for Health Providers

Amino Acid Disorders

Organic Acid Disorders

Fatty Acid Disorders

Other Disorders

Newborn Screening Decline or Defer Form

Should parents wish to decline or defer newborn screening for their child, the decline/defer form must be filled out and returned to the Maritime Newborn Screening Program. Click here for a copy of the form.