The hospital performance report provides a quarterly ranking of Mississippi hospitals’ collection and handling of newborn screening specimens. The goal for the Mississippi Newborn Screening program is for all hospitals to have 99% acceptable specimens.
Performance results are based on the percentage of dried blood spot specimens that were unsatisfactory or unacceptable due to improper collection and/or transport.
The following birthing hospitals are recognized for achieving satisfactory ratings of 5 stars (top performing) or 4 stars (meeting expectations) for the collection of newborn screening specimens. Their hard work and continuing efforts set the standard for other birthing facilities in the state.
|View 2nd Quarter Hospital Newborn Performance Card||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/15010.pdf|
|View 1st Quarter Hospital Newborn Performance Card||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/13535.pdf|
|View 4th Quarter Hospital Newborn Performance Card||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/12528.pdf|
|View 3rd Quarter Hospital Newborn Performance Card||http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/11193.pdf|
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