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NHS Newborn Blood Spot Screening Programme

What's happened at our antenatal and newborn digital info early adopter sites?

Updates from some of the early adopter sites who piloted giving out digital information about antenatal and newborn screening rather than physical leaflets at the start of the year.

Fourth quarterly KPI data for 2019 to 2020 published

We have published the fourth and final set of quarterly key performance indicator (KPI) data for the 2019 to 2020 year.

NHS antenatal and newborn screening digital information: next steps

Directing people to digital information about NHS antenatal and newborn screening programmes should now be business as usual.

Antenatal and newborn screening information – digital by default

Women looks at her mobile phone to access screening information.

Antenatal and newborn screening providers should now be signposting parents routinely to digital versions of information leaflets rather than automatically handing out printed leaflets.

How to help women with learning disabilities access antenatal and newborn screening

We’ve published new guidance for screening professionals to support women with learning disabilities and their partners to access and understand antenatal and newborn (ANNB) screening.