The newborn and infant screening programme (NIPE) is currently looking for experts in the field of neonatal/infant ophthalmology or genito urinary medicine.
Cumbria is a large county with hospitals spread miles apart. Collaborative working is essential between all the people and services who help deliver antenatal and newborn screening.
Julie retires after 5 years leading the Newborn Blood Spot Failsafe Solution (NBSFS) project.
We’ve launched a new e-learning module on blood spot screening samples that explains what could happen if a baby has a poor quality sample. Check it out today!
We are pleased to announce the launch of a refreshed and updated version of our antenatal and newborn screening e-learning module.
Some fantastic new features have been added to the newborn blood spot screening IT system.
Learn about all the changes and improvements to our Screening Tests For You and Your Baby leaflet.
Public Health England, NHS England and NHS Digital have begun an ongoing collaboration to move from printed invitation leaflets to online information, starting with antenatal and newborn screening.
The new national IT system for the NHS Newborn and Infant Physical Examination Programme is due to go live on 1 April.
We have updated the national standards for the NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia (SCT) Screening Programme.