We are pleased to publish our third NHS antenatal screening standards data report.
NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Screening Programme
The research advisory committee (RAC) reviews applications to carry out research involving NHS screening programme participants or requiring access to screening data or samples.
We (PHE Screening, and NHS England and NHS Improvement) want to take a moment to recognise the huge contribution of all staff who work so hard to deliver the NHS antenatal and newborn screening programmes.
New alpha zero thalassaemia carrier digital leaflet for pregnant women and couples.
The newborn outcomes solution IT system is now live in all newborn blood spot laboratories.
The specialist counsellor update days will run twice this year.
The family origin questionnaire (FOQ) guidance has been updated to describe the essential elements local NHS antenatal screening providers must include in their locally developed FOQ forms, whatever their format.
The genetic risk assessment and counselling module will run for 4 days through May and June 2021.
New simple A4 printable PDF versions of 6 of the most commonly used ANNB screening publications.
We continue to update and publish national public information about the NHS screening programmes in accessible digital format. This now includes information for parents of babies whose newborn blood spot screening test shows they carry a gene for an unusual …