Relationship Healthcare

December 10, 2018

DALLAS, Texas – Dec. 10, 2018 – Minnesota Newborn Screening (NBS) along with OZ Systems and other partners has been awarded the 2018 Golden GOVIT Award for Collaboration in recognition...

November 28, 2018

The Utah Department of Health (UDOH) has contracted with STACS DNA for a Track-Kit system to track all newborn screening (NBS) specimens across the state. The system will be deployed...

October 11, 2018

OZ Systems was honored to collaborate with the Texas Hospital Association and Texas Department of State Health Services to provide facilities with best practices for mandated newborn screening. Everyone’s ultimate...


Blood Spot Screening

January 10, 2017

Virginia Hospitals Currently Participating in Federally-funded Initiative (NewSTEPs 360) to Improve Timeliness in Newborn Screening

ARLINGTON, TX (01/10/17) — OZ Systems announced the onboarding of 3 Virginia...

October 19, 2016

We love to hear good news from Texas Department of State Health Services and are honored to support them and Texas hospitals in their newborn screening efforts: Spotlight Recognition -...

August 30, 2016

More than 50 years ago, public health began addressing data collection for newborn bloodspot screening (NBS). More than 20 years ago, public health began discussing universal newborn hearing...


Hearing Screening

July 30, 2018

Authors: Xidong Deng, Terese Finitzo, Subhash Aryal


Improving quality measurement while reducing costs helps public health programs identify and better support critical aspects of the care and...

May 1, 2018

Selection enhances the state’s Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) program

“This partnership is about prioritizing the health of Delaware’s newborns and ensuring that every baby born in the...


Heart Screening

February 17, 2016

February is American Heart Month.

Each year, approximately one million babies are born with congenital heart disease (CHD) worldwide, which is one percent of all newborns. One...

June 24, 2015

Terese Finitzo, Ph.D.

Over the past twenty years of newborn screening, we became entrenched in the idea that there was a critical difference between newborn...

July 10, 2014

ARLINGTON, TX — OZ Systems, a leading provider of public health information systems and interoperable exchange, announces an award from the Minnesota Department of Health’s (MDH) Newborn Screening program in...