COVID-19 NBS Practices & Resources

At APHL and NewSTEPs, we understand that many of our public health members are engaged in the COVID-19 response. We thank you and commend you for your work in ensuring that essential operations continue, and newborns get screened and treated during these extraordinary times.

We are collating common practices, challenges, resources and strategies in the newborn screening community related to COVID-19 on the COVID-19 NewSTEPs webpage.

If you have additional challenges and/ or best practices and ways to address challenges, please email

Practices and Resources categories include:

Please visit the COVID-19 NewSTEPS site for more routine updates.