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Combined approach to replacing free printed family origin questionnaire

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We blogged in September about the need for NHS maternity service providers to consider their options for replacing the free printed family origin questionnaire (FOQ) antenatal screening form when it is phased out next year. The NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia (SCT) …

Sickle cell and thalassaemia carrier leaflets go digital

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We have updated and published in accessible digital format the national NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia (SCT) Screening Programme information about being a carrier of a sickle cell, thalassamia or other unusual haemoglobin gene. These digital leaflets provide pregnant women …

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.