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As part of our project to move to a digital version of our Screening Tests For You and Your Baby leaflet, registration is now open for an event for antenatal and newborn screening co-ordinators on 2 October.
Register now for free programme update study days offered by the NHS sickle cell and thalassaemia (SCT) screening programme.
Feedback from a workshop for screening sonographers highlighted a number of areas for shared learning and improvement
Early access to SCT screening is important in giving time to women and couples to consider their options. Here's an account of how a team in Essex improved things for local women.
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.
Two mums talk about the importance of the language that health professionals use when talking to parents and parents-to-be about conditions like Down's syndrome, Edwards' syndrome and Patau's syndrome.
The sickle cell and thalassaemia screening support service provides advice on when antenatal screening results involving a raised level of Hb F, the fetal version of haemoglobin, should be followed up.
We have updated and improved the national information we provide about the ultrasound scans offered to women during pregnancy.
We are pleased to announce the launch of a refreshed and updated version of our antenatal and newborn screening e-learning module.