World Hepatitis Day (WHD) took place on 28 July. Though it happens only once a year, every day is hepatitis day for me. There are about 257 million people living with the hepatitis B virus infection worldwide. In 2015, the …
NHS Infectious Diseases in Pregnancy Screening Programme
My name is Olga Ferguson and after 42 years working in the NHS, it’s finally time to put up my very worn out feet and move onto my next adventure. I’ve had the privilege of leading a fantastic screening team …
Find out what antenatal and newborn screening colleagues said in response to our antenatal and newborn screening digital information survey.
Cumbria is a large county with hospitals spread miles apart. Collaborative working is essential between all the people and services who help deliver antenatal and newborn screening.
Some important points of learning to be aware of from antenatal screening safety incidents.
Key performance indicators (KPIs) measure how the NHS screening programmes are performing and aim to give a high level overview of programme quality. This blog article updates you on the latest KPI data publications. Quarter 2 and 3 KPI data …
We are pleased to announce the launch of a refreshed and updated version of our antenatal and newborn screening e-learning module.
The 2016 to 2017 infectious diseases in pregnancy screening (IDPS) programme standards report is out now.
Learn about all the changes and improvements to our Screening Tests For You and Your Baby leaflet.
The NHS Infectious Diseases in Pregnancy Screening (IDPS) Programme held its first ever national workshop for screening laboratory staff.