Why is pulse oximetry screening important?

CCHD refers to heart defects that need to be fixed early to help prevent other health problems. While prenatal ultrasounds may detect some cases of CCHD, not all can be detected before birth. Without screening shortly after birth, babies with CCHD are sometimes sent home without care because they appear healthy. These babies can develop serious health problems at home and often require emergency care, However, if CCHD is detected early, infants can receive treatment, leading to better outcomes. 

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1. What can pulse oximetry screening detect in newborns?
2. How will I be notified of the results?
3. What if my baby does not pass the screening?
4. Can a newborn pass the pulse oximetry screen and still have CCHD?
5. Why is pulse oximetry screening important?