Or. Admin. R. 333-024-0220 - Testing for Metabolic Diseases: Manner of Submitting Specimens

Current through Register Vol. 61, No. 4, April 1, 2022

(1) All specimens submitted to the state public health laboratory for testing for congenital disorders shall be collected using kits available from the state public health laboratory according to procedures, protocols, and shipping instructions specified in the Newborn Screening Practitioner's Manual or on the website maintained by the state public health laboratory.
(2) Specimens collected for newborn screening testing shall be sent to the state public health laboratory within 24 hours of collection.
(3) Specimens shall be transmitted to the state public health laboratory in such a manner that they are received by the laboratory no later than five days after collection, preferably within 24 to 48 hours.


Or. Admin. R. 333-024-0220
HD 18-1981(Temp), f. & ef. 9-11-81; HD 3-1982, f. & ef. 2-25-82; HD 17-1983, f. & ef. 10-12-83; HD 10-1986, f. & ef. 6-11-86; OHD 15-2002, f. & cert. ef. 10-4-02; PH 30-2004(Temp), f. & cert. ef. 9-17-04 thru 3-13-05; PH 37-2004, f. & cert. ef. 12-7-04; PH 11-2014, f. 4-15-14, cert. ef. 5-1-14; PH 92-2018, amend filed 02/12/2018, effective 4/1/2018

Publications: Publications referenced are available from the agency.

Statutory/Other Authority: ORS 433.285

Statutes/Other Implemented: ORS 433.285

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