Guidance

Movers in: screening babies with no available records

This publication sets out newborn blood spot (NBS) screening policy for babies under a year of age with no available screening results.

Detail

This document explains the newborn blood spot (NBS) screening programme policy on offering screening tests to infants with no available screening results.

The publication includes:

  • an explanation of NBS policy
  • procedures for offering screening
  • advice for parents