MICH-32.2 Increase the proportion of screen-positive children who receive followup testing within the recommended time period

National Data Source
Title V Information System (TVIS); Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau (HRSA/MCHB)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
No
Measure
percent 
Baseline (Year)
98.3 (2003-2006)
Target
100
Target-Setting Method
Total coverage
Numerator
Number of screen-positive children identified through newborn blood spot screening who receive follow-up testing within the recommended time period
Denominator
Number of screen-positive children identified through newborn blood spot screening
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Adapted from HP2010 objective

Comments

Methodology Notes

Data are submitted using Form 6 of the Title V Block Grant application submitted annually by all States and the District of Columbia well as Territories.