Declined newborn blood spot screening: template letters
- Public Health England
- Part of:
- Newborn blood spot screening programme: supporting publications
- First published:
- 1 January 2013
- Last updated:
- 9 March 2016, see all updates
Templates to GPs, child health records departments, health visitors and parents to confirm a parent has declined a newborn blood spot screen.
These template letters allow healthcare professionals to communicate that a parent has declined newborn blood spot screening to:
- general practitioners
- the child health records department
- health visitors
Use these templates to confirm with parents that they have declined newborn blood spot screening.
Published: 1 January 2013
Updated: 9 March 2016
- New template letters added.
- First published.