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Relationship Healthcare

November 21, 2020
In Texas we say “Hats Off” when something exciting happens


OZ Systems (OZ) is honored to be selected as the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS)...

October 24, 2020

We are overjoyed for our partnership with Iowa Newborn Screening Programs

OZ Systems (OZ) is honored to continue our longstanding partnership with the Iowa Department of Public...

August 12, 2020

OZ Systems is proud to be a partner with Alturum who has been selected by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to lead the Innovations in Newborn Screening Interoperability...

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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...

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Hearing Screening

June 27, 2019

Terese Finitzo, Ph.D. remembers the journey 20 years ago which changed the lives and outcomes for children of Texas with hearing impairment.

The close of the 2019...

December 20, 2018

Physicians, nursery staff, and families in North Dakota understand the importance of newborn screening. Since 2001, OZ Systems has helped screen more than 170,000 babies through North Dakota's Early Hearing...

July 30, 2018

Authors: Xidong Deng, Terese Finitzo, Subhash Aryal

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

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Heart Screening

February 17, 2016

February is American Heart Month.

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

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...

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