Bid Alert No: 00000547134
Bid Title: Newborn Screening Program Physician Consultant
Agency Bid No. Title: RFA-2017-DPHS-08-Newbo
Received Date: 04/19/2016
Close Date: 05/09/2016
Purchase Type: through June 30, 2019.
Delivery Date: Not Stated
Special Notices: Questions Due By 04/15/2016 05:00 PM
Specifications include, but are not limited to:This Request for Applications is published to solicit applications for physician consultantservices on an individual, case-by-case, as needed basis to the New Hampshire NewbornScreening Program and the New Hampshire Medical community.1.1.Purpose1.1.1. Newborn screening programs screen babies for potentially lifethreatening, complicated medical disorders through a blood testconducted on the newborn shortly after birth.1.1.2. The blood test specimen can be used to screen newborns for at leastnineteen (19) metabolic disorders, some of which are relatively rare andoften unfamiliar to the general physician. In many cases, infantsscreening positive for a metabolic disorder appear healthy at birth, givingno indication that a disorder exists. Specialty medical guidance, directionand support to the general physician in handling clinically significantabnormal screening results can reassure that infants receive optimal carein a timely manner.
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Product Code: 94874
Issuing Agency: State of New Hampshire - Department of Health and Human Services
State: New Hampshire
Agency Type: State and Local
Contact: Department of Administrative Services, 129 Pleasant Street, Concord, New Hampshire, 03301