PHE Screening has today published new operational guidance on non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT), which will be added to the existing NHS screening programme for Down's syndrome, Edwards' syndrome and Patau's syndrome as part of an evaluative rollout from 1 June 2021.
The hepatitis B quality improvement project has launched after nearly 3 years of planning and preparation. Find out more in this latest in a series of PHE Screening blog articles about this important project.
Two new screening animations from PHE explain the different screening tests that men and women will be invited for throughout their lives.
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 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.
New simple A4 printable PDF versions of 6 of the most commonly used ANNB screening publications.
An 8-week consultation on proposed changes to the standards opens today.
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 …
Updated letter templates for antenatal screening laboratories to use when providing lower chance results to women following a combined or quadruple screening test.