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Relationship Healthcare

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...

June 25, 2019
“OZ Systems has always strongly supported what was best for Texas babies and their families. The need for an efficient way to collect newborn screening parental consent is yet...
April 3, 2019

OZ Systems will assist Utah hospitals both to submit Newborn Blood Spot (NBS) demographic data and to receive NBS results electronically. Our collection-to-reporting information technology simplifies hospital and state lab...

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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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