Investigative Report on Newborn Screening Lab Delays

Dr. David Dimmock (Pediatrics – Genetics) describes the life-saving efforts employed to treat a baby transferred to Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin with an undiagnosed disorder. The article is part of a Milwaukee Journal Sentinel investigative report on statewide hospital delays to process lab work from the state’s newborn screening program

http://www.jsonline.com/watchdog/watchdogreports/Deadly-Delays-Watchdog-Report-newborn-screening-program-Lacking-blood-screening-results-doctors-scramble-to-figure-out-what-is-killing-newborn-228832791.html

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, November 16, 2013

http://www.jsonline.com/watchdog/watchdogreports/Deadly-Delays-Wisconsin-hospitals-sent-newborn-blood-samples-late-state-fought-to-keep-their-performance-hidden-228832311.html

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, November 16, 2013

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