NHS Newborn Hearing Screening Programme

Collaborative working improves screening for babies and mums in Cumbria

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.

Screening KPI data published for third quarter of 2018 to 2019 year

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 …

Popular antenatal and newborn screening e-learning module gets a refresh

We are pleased to announce the launch of a refreshed and updated version of our antenatal and newborn screening e-learning module.

Improvements to our Screening Tests For You and Your Baby booklet

The front cover and an inside page from the new version of Screening Tests For You and Your Baby

Learn about all the changes and improvements to our Screening Tests For You and Your Baby leaflet.

Moving antenatal and newborn screening information into the digital age

A close up of a women holding a newborn baby

Public Health England, NHS England and NHS Digital have begun an ongoing collaboration to move from printed invitation leaflets to online information, starting with antenatal and newborn screening.

Screening key performance indicators: publication of the annual 2017 to 2018 data

A photo of a laptop with the words 'NHS screening programmes: KPI reports 2017 to 2018' can be seen with two women talking in the background.

We have published the annual screening data for the key performance indicators (KPIs) for the 2017 to 2018 screening year (1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018).

Screening resource cards move online

A screen grab of the new online version of PHE's resource cards. The words at the top say 'antenatal and newborn screening resource.' There is a timeline of the various screening tests and when they should be carried out. In smaller text near the bottom it says 'Click image to watch animated version' and 'click to start' inside a blue button.

We have a published a new online version of our resource cards, giving information about screening offered in pregnancy and to babies.

Latest screening KPI data updates

Public Health England has published new data measuring how the 11 NHS screening programmes are performing.