The new Down’s syndrome screening quality assurance support service (DQASS) reporting website goes live on 1 October 2021.
Changes to the newborn outcomes solution reflect feedback from users and include improvements for laboratory users and changes to data entry pages for laboratory and clinical (nurse/medical) users.
Read about the full roll out of S4N across England and other recent PHE NIPE screening team achievements.
PHE has updated guidance on how to manage 'missed individuals' on the DES screening register
The newborn outcomes (NBO) solution is a web-based system for referring newborn babies who screen positive for sickle cell disease (SCD) and thalassaemia.
The newborn outcomes solution IT system is now live in all newborn blood spot laboratories.
Learning from incidents is important to help prevent future errors and reduce the risk of harm.
Read about how NHS breast screening services can set up a reminder service to automatically send appointment reminders by text message.
Using the online vFire customer portal is a convenient way for NBSFS users to log and track their calls.
Pregnant trans men can face some unique challenges when accessing healthcare.