This blog article provides reassurance of the lawful basis for GP practices to share patient records with diabetic eye screening providers using the GP2DRS IT system.
In the run up to Christmas last year one regional screening laboratory noticed they were receiving less blood spot samples than they were expecting, due to postage delays. Find out what measures are being put in place to avoid a repeat this year.
The launch of the new IT system for the Newborn and Infant Physical Examination (NIPE) is planned for spring 2019. An enthusiastic expert group met in Nottingham for 2 days of intensive testing of the new IT system, SMaRT4NIPE (S4N).
This blog is about the closing of the NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Programme (BCSP) extranet website.
This blog is about a new process for managing the records of babies who are born in England but live in Wales, or have newborn blood spot screening tests carried out in Wales.
The Sloane Project website is moving to GOV.UK.
A new and improved IT system is being developed to support the NHs Newborn and Infant Physical Examination Screening Programme.
Reorganisation of child health information services might cause issues with newborn screening IT systems if local checks are not in place.
We are pleased to announce that an updated version (5.7) of NIPE SMART will be available to users on 13 February.
Twenty-seven local diabetic eye screening programmes are using the national GP2DRS IT system to extract details of their cohort of patients from GP practice systems. The total number of patients now being extracted using the system has passed 1 million.