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Updated standards for sickle cell and thalassaemia screening

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Over the past few months, the NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia (SCT) Screening Programme has consulted widely with colleagues from a range of services, including midwifery, specialist nurses and clinicians, screening laboratories, and patient organisations to help us revise and …

Improving screening care for pregnant women is as easy as ABC

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In this blog article, antenatal and newborn screening coordinator Louise Frost explains how the creation of an antenatal booking centre (ABC)  improved early access and continuity of care for women at Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) in south east London.

We’ve updated the antenatal and newborn screening programmes e-learning resource

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We’ve updated the antenatal and newborn screening e-learning module in line with clinical best practice and quality assurance requirements.