On 3 March 2019, over 150 organisations worldwide marked the fifth annual World Birth Defects Day. The goals for the day are to raise awareness across the globe about congenital conditions, look for opportunities to prevent conditions developing, and support antenatal testing where this is a result of an informed choice.
data and KPIs
We have published the PHE Screening standards framework which gives a clear step-by-step guide about how we develop, review and publish standards.
We have published the 2016 to 2017 data report for the NHS Fetal Anomaly Screening Programme.
The national antenatal screening team travelled across the country to deliver data workshops to give screening providers guidance on the submission of complete and accurate screening standards and key performance indicator data.
We have published the latest key performance indicator (KPI) data that measures how the NHS screening programmes are performing.
We have published AAA screening data for England for the screening year 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018.
We have published the annual screening data for the key performance indicators (KPIs) for the 2017 to 2018 screening year (1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018).
Public Health England has published new data measuring how the 11 NHS screening programmes are performing.
Today we have published the PHE Screening KPI data for the fourth quarter of 2017 to 2018 (1 January to 31 March 2018). The data is split into 2 publications: one for the antenatal and newborn (ANNB) KPIs and one for the young person and adult (YPA) KPIs.
We have published new national guidance on GOV.UK that explains the process for policy makers and researchers who want to access screening data to explore new tests, treatments and theories.