We have published the latest annual report of the UK National Screening Committee’s recommendations on whether to screen for conditions based on reviews of the best quality evidence.
annual reports and updates
We’ve just published an updated version of the newborn blood spot (NBS) screening programme handbook for health professionals.
One of the questions health professionals regularly ask us via our screening helpdesk is ‘to whom and when can screening for Down’s, Edwards’ and Patau’s syndromes be offered?’
The London screening quality assurance service recently held a forum for heads of midwifery and screening coordinators.
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 post updates you on our latest KPI data publications.
The sickle cell and thalassaemia data collection and performance analysis report for 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017 is out now.
We have published updated guidance on the submission of key performance indicators (KPIs), quarterly and annual pathway standard data, for AAA and DES screening providers.
Here’s a list of all our May blog posts and links so you can find them.
The annual newborn blood spot screening data collection and performance analysis report for the year 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017.
Revisions to two NHS Newborn and Infant Physical Examination (NIPE) screening programme clinical guidance documents have been published.