Texas Childhood Blood Lead Screening Guidelines
2015 Texas Childhood Blood Lead Screening Guidelines (pdf) - Revised January 28, 2015
Following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommendations, the following criteria was used to determine targeted areas:
• Areas with ≥27% of housing built before 1950, and
• Areas with ≥3% of children tested for lead at ages 1 and 2 with a blood lead level ≥5 mcg/dL .