Screening Requirements Recalls                          
Circular Letters                                     Resources                        
Regional Lead Treatment Centers 

 

Screening Requirements

Requirements and Guidance for Childhood Lead Screening by Health Care Professionals in Connecticut

 

Circular Letters

  • 4/16/2013 Letter
  • Lead Care II Reminder letter
  • Denise letter regarding electronic reporting

 

 

 Regional Lead Treatment Centers

There are two Regional Lead Treatment Centers in Connecticut that specialize in providing guidance and assistance with clinical management of a lead poisoned child. They are located at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center in Hartford and Yale-New Haven Hospital in New Haven.

  • Contact the CCMC RLTC at (860) 547-0970, X6864
  • Contact Yale RLTC at (203) 688-2195 (the secretary will transfer to the appropriate contact)

 

Chelation Protocol

 

 

Recalls

2017

Curry Powder

Yamaha Bench

Restoration Hardware Table

Wicker Furniture

Ayurvedics

 

2016

Child Toy, Monkey Instrument

Child's Chair and Swing

Tumeric Powder, Gel Spice, Inc.

Tumeric Powder, JM Exotic

Curry Powder

 

2015

Four Lead-Related Product Recalls

 

  

Resources

1. Eliminating lead paint dust is one way to go about preventing childhood lead poisoning. Read this brochure to make sure you are taking the proper steps to keep your home safe for your children.

2. Protect Your Family From Lead in Your Home

3. Lead in Drinking Water Factsheet

4. Lead Poisoning Prevention Fact Sheet:

Lead Poisoning Prevention Fact Sheet (English)

Lead Poisoning Prevention Fact Sheet (Spanish)

Lead Poisoning Prevention Fact Sheet (Arabic)

Lead Poisoning Prevention Fact Sheet (Chinese)

Lead Poisoning Prevention Fact Sheet (Dari)

Lead Poisoning Prevention Fact Sheet (Haitian Creole)

Lead Poisoning Prevention Fact Sheet (Hindi)

Lead Poisoning Prevention Fact Sheet (Pashto)

Lead Poisoning Prevention Fact Sheet (Polish)

Lead Poisoning Prevention Fact Sheet (Somali)

Lead Poisoning Prevention Fact Sheet (Swahili)

Lead Poisoning Prevention Fact Sheet (Urdu)