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.
NHS Newborn Hearing Screening Programme
An updated version of the newborn hearing screening e-learning module is coming soon. But before it does, it is important that anyone undertaking the current module finishes it before 30 November 2020.
We have published the fourth and final set of quarterly key performance indicator (KPI) data for the 2019 to 2020 year.
Directing people to digital information about NHS antenatal and newborn screening programmes should now be business as usual.
Screening tests for you and your baby: babies in special care units publication updated in accessible digital format.
Antenatal and newborn screening providers should now be signposting parents routinely to digital versions of information leaflets rather than automatically handing out printed leaflets.
The NHS Newborn Hearing Screening Programme is updating the observed structured clinical examination (OSCE) that staff carrying out newborn hearing screening tests in England must complete before being able to screen unsupervised.
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.
PHE Screening has now published the third set of quarterly key performance indicator (KPI) data for the 2019 to 2020 year.
The Screening tests for you and your baby easy guides have been improved and updated thanks to fantastic partnership work with The Elfrida Society, a London-based learning disability charity.