Birth Defects, Information for Providers

Reporting birth defects helps coordinate care for patients, improves case ascertainment, provides more accurate prevalence rates, and provides a baseline for future prevention activities.

What You Should Do

Birth Defects to be Reported

  • Central Nervous System +
  • Ear, Eye, Face, and Neck +
  • Cardiovascular +
  • Respiratory+

What We Do

The Birth Defects Program, in collaboration with KIDSNET, has developed a web-based system for reporting birth defects.