Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust (LTHT): antenatal and newborn screening programmes

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust held on 14 June 2017.


Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Antenatal and Newborn Screening Programmes Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust (LTHT)

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Quality assurance (QA) aims to maintain national standards and promote continuous improvement in diabetic eye screening. This is to ensure that all eligible people have access to a consistent high quality service wherever they live.

QA visits are carried out by the PHE screening quality assurance service (SQAS).

The evidence for this report comes from:

  • routine monitoring data collected by the NHS screening programmes
  • data and reports from external organisations
  • evidence submitted by the provider(s), commissioner and external organisations
  • information collected during pre-review interviews
  • information shared with SQAS north as part of the visit process
Published 12 October 2017