An antenatal and newborn screening co-ordinator explains the failsafe processes that help her team make sure pregnant women who screen positive for infectious diseases receive prompt and appropriate follow-up care.
Lead antenatal and newborn screening midwife (Ipswich). East Suffolk & North Essex NHS Foundation Trust.
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